Tag Archives: Ohio authors

Cleveland Browns QB Bernie Kosar discusses football, resiliency & ‘Learning to Scramble’

Cleveland Browns Quarterback Bernie Kosar—you may have heard of him—visited us on Wednesday to discuss his life, career, and new book, Learning to Scramble. He talked about: The process of writing “Learning to Scramble” His childhood in Youngstown The importance of … Continue reading

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Award-winning broadcaster Romona Robinson coming to Mentor Library

Local legend Romona Robinson will discuss her Emmy Award-winning career in broadcast and read from her new book, A Dirt Road to Somewhere, when she comes to our Main Branch at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 9. Robinson became the first … Continue reading

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Jill Grunenwald talks body image, anxiety & the book she wishes she had written

Jill Grunenwald, author of Running with a Police Escort: Tales from the Back of the Pack, visited us during National Novel Writing Month. While here, she offered her insights on a mélange of topics, including: the difficulty of honestly discussing weight, … 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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Claire McMillan talks Edith Wharton, summer reads & ‘The Necklace’

Claire McMillan, author of The Necklace, visited us last week and discussed: Edith Wharton’s influence on her, as well as what it’s like to write in Wharton’s historic home, The Mount. her summer reads, including Alissa Nutting’s Made for Love, Roxane Gay’s The … Continue reading

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