Meet The Author

Discover a new author or reconnect with an old favorite with the Library’s Meet the Author series. Authors introduce their works, discuss the creative process, and take time for questions and answers from the audience. Meet the Author programs take place in the Main Library Basement Auditorium. Admission is free and open to everyone, and books are available for purchase and signing.

All Access Cleveland: The Rock And Roll Photography of Janet Macoska

Book by Janet Macoska with Peter ChakerianIf rock and roll has been the soundtrack of your life, Janet Macoska has likely provided the accompanying visuals. Her celebrated body of work can be seen in the Smithsonian, the National Portrait Gallery in London, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, the Grammy Museum and […] Read More

Author Event – Girlish: Growing Up in a Lesbian Home

Book by Lara LillibridgeLara Lillibridge grew up with two moms―an experience that shaped and scarred her at the same time. Told from the perspective of “Girl,” Lillibridge’s memoir is the no-holds-barred account of childhood in an atypical household. Girlish is a human story that challenges readers to reevaluate their own lives and motivations. Read More

Author Event – The Super Ladies: A Novel

Book by Susan PetroneFor three middle-aged women in the suburbs of Cleveland, the issues seemed compelling but relatively conventional: sending a child off to college, dealing with a marriage gone stale, feeling “invisible.” But changes were coming . . . and not the predictable ones. Because Margie, Katherine, and Abra are feeling a new kind […] Read More