Produce a unique new book cover for Frankenstein. Supplies will be provided to be used at the library on a drop-in basis. Electronic design submissions are also encouraged. Please submit by July 25 to be included. Prizes will be awarded for different age groups.
This program is part of Indiana Humanities' One State / One Story: Frankenstein, funded in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and in partnership with the IN State Library & IN Center for the Book. Learn more at www.IndianaHumanities.org/NEHFrankenstein.
This month we'll discuss Glory Days by Melissa Fraterrigo.
The small plains town of Ingleside, Nebraska, is populated by down-on-their-luck ranchers and new money, ghosts and seers, drugs and greed, the haves and the have-nots. Teensy and his daughter, Luann, face the loss of their land even as they mourn the death of Luann's mother, while others in the town find enormous wealth when developers begin buying property.
This month, we'll discuss Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng.
We follow the members of two families living in the idyllic, perfectly-planned suburb of Shaker Heights, Ohio: Mia and Pearl, a mother and daughter living a less traditional lifestyle, moving from town to town every few months, and the Richardsons, the perfect nuclear family in the perfect suburb...until Izzy Richardson burns her family home down.
This month, we'll discuss Born a Crime : Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah.
The host of The Daily Show With Trevor Noah traces his wild coming of age during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed, offering insight into the farcical aspects of the political and social systems of today's world.
This month, we'll discuss Come Sundown by Nora Roberts.
Years before Bodine Longbow was born, her rebellious Aunt Alice left home to seek her fortune and, except for a few postcards, has not been heard from since. But the long-lost Alice is closer to home than anyone realizes, and while Alice is merely an unsettling family legend for Bodine, her startling return stuns everyone and brings danger to light.