Discover U.S. Authors at Your Library

From your catalog:

U.S. Authors for Kids & Teens – compiled by Youth Services Coordinator, Kim Bautz

An Eclectic (and Obviously Incomplete) list of U.S. Authors – compiled by Beavercreek Adult Services Librarian Aimee Akerman

Happening at your library:

Participate in book clubs happening this month that will discuss books with U.S. authors.

[July – Cedarville] Online Book Club: The Great Train Robber – Join Erin for a blog conversation with a new book each month. This month: The Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton.

[July 6 & 7 – Beavercreek] Book Discussion with Christa: Last Bookshop in London – Join us for an engaging Book Discussion outside at the Dominick Lofino Park Shelter. Registration required.

[July 7 – Beavercreek] Lightning Thief Book Club – Join us as we read Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. Registration required; grades 6-8.

[July 12 – Beavercreek] Flights of Fantasy at Coffee Hub: The Tangleroot Palace – Enjoy reading fantasy? Each month, we’ll discuss an exciting novel from the fantasy genre.

[July 13 – Winters-Bellbrook] Book Walk & Talk: Small World – We team up with the Bellbrook-Sugarcreek Park District for a leisurely hike and book discussion on “Small World” by Jonathan Evison. Adults 18+ Registration required.

[July 14 – Online] Live! Online Author Chat with Mary Pope Osborne – Author Mary Pope Osborne of Magic Tree House success will present a live online chat. Sponsored by Baker and Taylor. Zoom link

[July 19 – Winters-Bellbrook] Thrills and Chills: Verity – Come join us for our newest thriller/mystery book club. Our book for July is Verity by Colleen Hoover.

[July 20 – Jamestown] Read Between the Wine Book Discussion with Mary: Big Summer – Join us as we read and discuss Big Summer by Jennifer Weiner.

[July 21 – Online] Live! Online Author Chat with Lauren Wolk – Author Lauren Wolk will share thoughts in this live online author chat sponsored by Baker and Taylor. Zoom link

[July 26 – Cedarville] Cedarville Reads Book Club: Under the Magnolias – Join Nancy for a thoughtful discussion about Under the Magnolias by T.I. Lowe.

[July 27 – Xenia] Summer Book Club: The One and Only Ivan – Read the One and Only Ivan and join us for activities related to the book. For ages 8-12. Registration required.

[July 27 – Fairborn] Mystery Book Discussion: The Overnight Guest by Heather Gudenkauf – Join Jessica for Fairborn’s Mystery Book Discussion!