Monday, February 07, 2011

Neenah Public Library - Events

Neenah Public Library is hosting the following events at part of Fox Cities Book Festival:
  • Monday, April 11, 7 p.m.: The Book Babes, Margo Hammond and Ellen Heltzel, authors of Between the Covers: The Book Babes’ Guide to a Woman’s Reading Pleasures.

  • Tuesday, April 12, 7 p.m.: Naturalist Gordon Grice, author of Deadly Kingdom: The Book of Dangerous Animals, a unique survey of animal behavior; a darkly funny, highly personal take on virtually every encounter with an animal that might pose bodily harm to humans.

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2 p.m.: Luis Alberto Urrea, this year’s Fox Cities Reads author. Urrea is the author of the national bestselling nonfiction work, The Devil’s Highway and fiction work, Into the Beautiful North.

  • Friday, April 15, 2 p.m.: Sara Rath, author of the biography of H.H. Bennett, the photographer famous for his early, dramatic photos of the Wisconsin Dells.

  • Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m.: Nancy Carlson, children’s author and New York Times bestselling author, Annie Barrows!

  • Sunday, April 17, 2 p.m.: Annie Barrows’ children event – Ivy and Bean!

  • Sunday, April 17, 6 p.m.: Annie Barrows’ special after-hours event for adults to talk about the international bestseller, Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Other authors appearing at venues throughout the Fox Cities: Philip Gulley (Quaker minister/humorist), Will Allen (urban farmer), Lynda Barry (cartoonist), Jerry Apps, Michael Perry, poet Todd Boss, Hilary Jordan (author of Mudbound) and Elizabeth Cunningham (author of the Maeve Chronicles).

See for more information about the Fox Cities Book Festival.

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