Anniversary Author Celebration

We are celebrating Maynard’s 150th anniversary,

as well as the library’s 140th anniversary and 15 years on Nason Street.

Join us for virtual talks by two acclaimed authors.

Jerry Craft
Presentation followed
by Q&A

Monday October 11
via Zoom

Jerry Craft is the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal winning author of the graphic novel, New Kid.  His second graphic novel, Class Act, was published on October 6, 2020. Craft is also the creator of Mama’s Boyz, an award-winning comic strip which won the African American Literary Award five times. He is a cofounder of the Schomburg Center’s Annual Black Comic Book Festival. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts.

Mr. Mark’s Big Kid Book Club will be reading

New Kid starting Sept. 22!

William Kent Krueger
in conversation with Hallie Ephron

Thursday October 14 at 7:00 pm
Via Zoom

William Kent Krueger is the New York Times bestselling author of This Tender Land, Ordinary Grace (winner of the Edgar Award for best novel), as well as eighteen acclaimed books in the Cork O’Connor mystery series, including Desolation Mountain and Lightning Strike. 

Join a book discussion of This Tender Land!

Library Book Mill   Tues, Sept 21 @ 7 pm (online)

COA Book Group   Tues, Sept 28 @ 11 am (online)