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Month: April 2018

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Literature · Anthologies · Drama · Folktales · Horror Fiction · Library Of America · Literary Anthologies · Literature · Lives & Letters · Mystery · Poetry · Poetry Anthol…

National Children’s Book Week

In celebration of National Children’s Book Week, library Children’s Room staff will assist children in finding their favorite books. Afterwards, a picture of the child holding his favorite book will be taken with a digital camera. Each child will receive a copy of their picture to take home. Ages 2-11. Children …

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Start Date, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 10:00am. End Date, Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 5:30pm. Location, Knapp. Age Group, Children, Tweens, Teens. Category, Community …

Motor City’s ‘Secrets’ documented in new book

If you live in the city, there’s lots of new places to check out as well as some historical monuments that are worth visiting. If you’re new to Detroit, you’ll find many places to drop into for a one-of-a-kind experience. I recommend people throw the book in the car, plot a route and head out to see something …

New book by Detroit News reporter details grisly murder

Tragically, the 2012 killing of Grosse Pointe resident Jane Bashara had everything a great true-crime book needs — and more. The murder-for-hire engineered by husband Bob Bashara was lurid enough. But add in details of Bob’s secret life, replete with tales of S&M bondage and discipline, and the …

How comic books taught America about the Holocaust

At a time when most adults considered such fare brain-rotting junk and the topic of genocide too taboo to discuss openly, the largely Jewish comic-book industry was quietly educating a new generation about the Nazis’ atrocities. Comic books featuring superheroes such as Captain America and with …