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The Local Author Fair Is Back!
The Story Center’s annual
Happy Frankenstein Day!
Did you know that August 30 is Mary Shelley’s birthday?
Meet Soul Food Scholar Adrian Miller
We’re nearly a month into the official summer season, which means the heat is on and so are many barbecu
Library to Release ‘Travel North Black Girl’
Rick Riordan Presents: Myths From Around the World!
The Greek myths are a permanent fixture in Western culture.
Book Groups Are Back! Let’s Discuss “Death on the Nile”
Goodbye, Mr. Bova
I don’t have very many favorite authors. I have a tendency to jump around a lot.
From the Director: Stay Cool, Read this Summer!
Every year, when the summer sun heats up the day, a very strong memory returns to me.
Kansas City vs Tampa Bay, Part II
As the second installment in my blog posts leading up to Super Bowl LV, I thought we could look at somet
Gone but Not Forgotten: Authors We Lost in 2020
2020 was a year of great loss for many, and the literary world was no exception.
Authors of ‘Holes’ and ‘Dear Martin’ Featured During Digital LitUp
After cancelling the in-person event this spring, Mid-Continent Public Library is taking its annua
Inspired by Tradition
About 25 years ago, a friend and I had the opportunity to talk with filmmaker Charles