Have a prairie adventure with Noco, a young prairie dog who travels across Kansas with her Papa. Topeka artist and author Justin Marable wrote and illustrated this story highlighting scenic views and memorable places from around Kansas. This talk will be in the Marvin Auditorium, Room B at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library […]
The 2011 Kansas Notable Book List includes a wide range of fiction, nonfiction, adult and children’s books. The list features the best books published in 2010 by Kansas authors or Kansas stories. The list is a project of the Kansas Center for the Book (KCFB) at the State Library of Kansas.
If you’d like to learn more about the States choice for KS Reads come and talk to Tom Averill the editor of this year’s choice.
Monday, February 28
Marvin Auditorium 101BC
On Sunday, January 9, 2011, from 2:00-3:00pm in the Topeka Room (204), Kansas Author Reaona Hemmingway, a distant relative to Ernest, tells us about her voracious writing career and her influences. She discusses how she wrote 12 novels in three years while her grandmother, Doris Hemmingway, resided in an Alzheimer’s nursing facility. Reaona’s family read the novels […]