One Book, One City for Kids 2018

One Book, One City for Kids 2018

If you enjoyed One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia, check out these readalikes. P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis Countdown by Deborah Wiles Turtle in...
Academy Awards Reading List

Academy Awards Reading List

The nominees for the 90th Academy Awards were announced and, other than watching a lot of movies from now to March 4, you can get books that were the basis for the films nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay. Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman The Disaster Artist by...
Art Reading Room

Art Reading Room

Art has been popping up everywhere in downtown Grand Rapids with the start of ArtPrize 9. If your feet hurt from walking all over downtown, take a break and browse through our beautiful art books. We’ve set up a special Art Reading Room at the Main Library for...
Novels for Art Prize

Novels for Art Prize

It’s Art Prize time again! After walking miles around town from September 20th to October 8th, put your feet up and read up on novels that take their inspiration either from actual paintings, real artists or the art world itself. In Sunlight Or in Shadow ed....