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‘Runaway Midwife’ author Patricia Harman explains why midwives inspire her

“One of the interesting things about midwives … they make great heroines, because they walk a razor’s edge between life and death. Mostly life, but occasionally not.” Retired midwife and author Patricia Harman visited us earlier this week. She discussed: … Continue reading

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On the trail of Laura Ingalls Wilder

“You get brave by being brave.” Kelly Kathleen Ferguson learned a lot while following in the footsteps of her favorite author, Laura Ingalls Wilder. And not all of it had to do with prairie life. Ferguson visited us earlier this month … Continue reading

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Terry Pluto discusses sports, faith & his favorite interview

Sportswriting legend Terry Pluto visited us last Tuesday, and he had a lot to say on a range of topics. He discussed: why baseball is his favorite sport to write about the last time he interviewed LeBron James one on … Continue reading

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Author Scott Raab discusses hometown pride and Cleveland sports

Scott Raab, author of You’re Welcome, Cleveland and The Whore of Akron, visited the library to talk about his love for Cleveland and its sports teams. Raab spent decades interviewing celebrities for GQ and Esquire, and he’s mastered both sides of the Q & A. Watch our … Continue reading

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D.M. Pulley returns to talk writing, torso slayings

Award-winning writer D.M. Pulley is returning to Mentor Public Library on Thursday, Nov. 30, to help us conclude National Novel Writing Month. First, Pulley will lead a session where writers can share and discuss their stories that they’ve written this month at 6:30 … Continue reading

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