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Gordon Korman Author Talk – Morning – Lana Ferguson Literary Festival

 
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To honor the memory of a treasured former children’s librarian, the Guilford Free Library, through the generosity of the Ferguson family, is able to present the second annual Lana Ferguson Literary Festival.

Gordon Korman is the author of over 80 books, which have sold more than 28 million copies and been translated into 32 different languages.  He published his first book at the age of 14 years old.

We will be hosting two sessions of an author talk with Gordon Korman, best-selling author of the Masterminds series as well as several 39 Clues books, the Swindle series, Slacker, Restart, and many other great titles. Read more…

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Gordon Korman Author Talk – Afternoon – Lana Ferguson Literary Festival

 

To honor the memory of a treasured former children’s librarian, the Guilford Free Library, through the generosity of the Ferguson family, is able to present the second annual Lana Ferguson Literary Festival. Gordon Korman is the author of over 80 books, which have sold more than 28 million copies and been translated into 32 different languages.  He published his first book at the age of 14 years old. We will be hosting two sessions of […]

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Friday Fiddle Frenzy (Part of the Lana Ferguson Literary Festival)

 
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Volunteer Girl Scout Rosalie Coleman is 14 years old and has been playing music since she was four. She’ll be sharing her love of fiddle music through a fiddle focused story and a short performance, plus guiding children through the creation of their own musical instruments. Registration required. For children ages 4 to 8. Friday, April 28th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm.      

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Future Classics with Mark Schenker: A God in Ruins (2015)

 
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Mark Schenker, Dean of Academic Affairs in Yale College, presents another installment of his Future Classics series with lecture-discussions of four recent works of literary fiction that he believes will stand the test of time. The series concludes with a discussion of Kate Atkinson’s novel “A God in Ruins” on Thursday, April 27 at 7 pm. Please register.

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