Staff Picks: Books

Staff-recommended reading from the KPL catalog.

Chris Fascione

Chris Fascione brings literature to life with mime, juggling, comedy, and audience participation! This performance was captured at Central Library, Thursday, June 13, 2013.

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Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers

Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers were the centerpiece of a fun-in-the-sun party that served as the official kick-off of the 2013 KPL Summer Reading Program on Saturday, June 8, 2013, outdoors at Central Library.

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Arcadia Creek Project

Located along the eastern side of the Stuart neighborhood in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Arcadia Creek was the center of a major development project more than twenty years ago. Author and historian Lynn Houghton presented an examination of its history and the project itself at Kalamazoo Public Library, May 22, 2013.

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Author Bob Tarte

Michigan author Bob Tarte talks about his pets, and his latest book, "Kitty Cornered: How Frannie and Five Other Incorrigible Cats Seized Control of Our House and Made It Their Home." Presented May 21, 2013, at Washington Square Branch Library.

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Stuart Neighborhood History

Dr. Sharon Carlson, historian and neighborhood resident, shares her extensive knowledge of the Stuart Neighborhood history and founding families. Presented May 1, 2013, at Kalamazoo Public Library.

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Author D. E. Johnson

Author D. E. Johnson discusses the research and writing process for his newest novel, "Detroit Breakdown," the third book in his Will Anderson series. Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Washington Square Branch Library.

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Stuart Neighborhood Architecture

Lynn Houghton, co-author of "Kalamazoo: Lost and Found," examines the variety of architectural styles that are found in Kalamazoo's Stuart Historic District. Presented Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Kalamazoo Public Library.

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The Crane Wives

The Crane Wives at Central Library, May 15, 2013.

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Author Leslie Helakoski

Highlights from the Doggone Fun! program, featuring author Leslie Helakoski, plus a visit from Zeus, the world's tallest dog! Presented Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Eastwood Branch Library.

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Author Ed Martini

Author Ed Martini at KPL, May 14, 2013.

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