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Ferndale Student’s Book Weaves Personal Experiences with Mental Health Resources

July 9th 2020

  “What I want people to get from my book is I want them to learn self-love and self-worth and healthy attachments,” she said. “I want them to know it’s okay to talk about their problems.”

Lake Orion DDA’s Pam Belding Leaves to Pursue Writing Career

August 18th 2019

My decision to resign was made knowing I’m leaving Lake Orion in their very capable hands.

Write Night at Patchwork Collective in Ferndale Feb. 28

February 16th 2019

Write Night at Patchwork Collective in Ferndale Feb. 28 Ferndale, MI – You Don’t Have to Write Alone For many writers, writing is something they do alone, at home, when they get a chance, and they think of it, and they aren’t too burned out from all their other works. And so, let’s be honest, […]

Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 23 – Dec. 9

November 18th 2018

Holly Dickens Festival Nov. 23 – Dec. 9 Holly, MI – Hear ye! Hear ye! We wish to welcome you to the quaint and beautiful Village of Holly, Michigan! Step back in time this holiday season to the days of Charles Dickens and become part of “A Christmas Carol.” Stroll the streets, visit the unique […]

Author Desiree Cooper and Mothers Day Brunch May 8

April 19th 2016

Author Desiree Cooper and Mothers Day Brunch May 8 (EVENT page) Warren,MI – Mothers Day Brunch and Visit with Author Desiree Cooper May 8 Join Renaissance Unity on Sunday, May 8 in welcoming author Desiree Cooper. Desiree will be sharing from her book “Know the Mother.” The service is at 8am and 10 am. Then […]

Most Important Pea Author Doing Clawson Book Signing Dec. 19

December 8th 2015

Most Important Pea Author Doing Clawson Book Signing Dec. 19 (EVENT page) Clawson, MI – Author Erin Lilly Book Signing Event WHEN: 2015-12-19 / 1pm-3pm / YoJo Frogurt Cafe, 230 S Main St, Clawson, MI 48017 WHAT: Erin Lilly, a resident of Troy, MI, will be available to sign copies of her book, The Most […]

The Unwanteds is Wanted Here: Oct 15

October 6th 2011

McMann, who is originally from Holland Michigan, will be signing books and reading to the youngsters. Boot Beat, an independent bookseller in Oak Park, is co-sponsoring the event and will have copies of The Unwanted available for purchase.

Author Talk: John Connolly

April 2nd 2011

The Book of Lost Things was originally rejected by a publisher because they disliked the description of Little Red Riding Hood being intimate with The Big Bad Wolf.

Author John Connolly read the controversial passage to a room full of fans at the Ferndale Public Library’s Author Talk held March 29, 2011. The talk was part of a month-long celebration of reading that is becoming a Ferndale Library Tradition.