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A Race Anthology: Dispatches and Artifacts from a Segregated City Edited by Dan Moulthrop and RA Washington

A collaboration between City Club of Cleveland and Guide to Kulcher Press, A Race Anthology gathers “dispatches” from our region and across the nation to discuss the history and the current manifestations of segregation in Cleveland.

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Lisa's Legacy Trilogy Book by Tom Batiuk

Since 1972 Batiuk has blended comedy and drama to create the familiar world of the Funky Winkerbean comic strip. A cancer diagnosis for the character of Lisa spotlights the masterful way Batiuk weaves emotional narratives into a traditionally humorous medium.

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Author Event - On Chagrin Boulevard: A Collection of Fluff, Foibles, Fabrications, Flapdoodle, Free Verse and Flash Fiction Book by Melissa Hintz

Using rich language and vivid metaphors, Melissa Hintz’s flash fiction, free verse and poetry are perfect for anyone who loves language, nuance and the beautiful absurdity of modern life.

Thursday, December 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Asunder: A Novel Approach to Divorce Recovery Book by Kathryn Haueisen

After thirty years of marriage, Ellie is shocked and hurt when her husband leaves her. She realizes she must come to grips with her emotional journey to discover a new way to live. When she meets the charming Liam, she finds a glimmer of hope.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

13 Zodiac Women Book by Carolyn Anderson

Ted has a successful practice as a counselor. He's physically attractive, cultured, and a caring soul. He's also lonely and eager to find love. When blind dates fizzle out, he decides to give online dating a try. Each new encounter creates excitement and hopefulness.

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

The Last Voyageurs: Retracing La Salle's Journey Across America: 16 Teenagers on the Adventure of a Lifetime Book by Lorraine Boissoneault

In 1976, America's bicentennial, 24 young men set out to re-create French explorer La Salle's voyage down the entire length of the Mississippi River, abandoning their modern identities and facing the challenges of the 1600s.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

You're Welcome, Cleveland: How I Helped Lebron James Win a Championship and Save a City Book by Scott Raab

Scott Raab's big-hearted companion to his darkly comic "sports-jeremiad-slash-memoir" The Whore of Akron follows the first two years of LeBron James’s return to Cleveland, where everybody just loves a good story of forgiveness—especially when you fulfill your promise and bring home an NB

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Mars Girls Book by Mary Turzillo

Nanoannie is bored living on colonized Mars with her parents, sister, and holo-cat named Fuzzbutt. When Kapera, a friend from online school, shows up at her Pharm asking for help, Nanoannie is quick to jump in the rover.

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Author Event - The Family Gene: A Mission to Turn My Deadly Inheritance into a Hopeful Future Book by Joselin Linder

When Joselin Linder was in her twenties her legs suddenly started to swell. After years of misdiagnoses, doctors discovered a deadly blockage in her liver.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Too Lucky To Live: A Somebody's Bound to Wind Up Dead Mystery Book by Annie Hogsett

Cleveland divorce-survivor Allie Harper believes all her problems would be solved if she could find a nice, smart, hot guy and enough money to get her car fixed.

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 7:00pm

Location: Main Library Auditorium