1. Meet the Author: Robert H. Patton

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    On Thursday, May 8, 2014, Robert H. Patton, author of Hell Before Breakfast, was our featured speaker. From the acclaimed author of The Pattons and Patriot Pirates: a book that celebrates America's…

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    • Through the Lens: Colum McCann at Darien Library

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      Through the Lens is proud to present Colum McCann, a critically acclaimed Irish born writer who lives and works in New York City. He is the 2009 winner of the prestigious National Book Award. His…

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      • Meet the Author: Mary Downing Hahn

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        Mary Downing Hahn is best known for Daphne's Book, Wait Till Helen Comes, The Doll in the Garden, The Dead Man in Indian Creek, Stepping on the Cracks, and A Time for Andrew. She is also known for…

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        • Meet the Author: Edmund Levin

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          On Sunday, June 1, 2014, author Edmund Levin, the writer of "A Child of Christian Blood" was our featured speaker. On March 20, 1911, thirteen-year-old Andrei Yushchinsky was found stabbed to…

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          • Meet the Author: Colum McCann

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            On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, we were joined by the author of TransAtlantic, Colum McCann. Colum McCann is the internationally bestselling author of the novels Let the Great World Spin, Zoli, Dancer,…

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            • Tea with Author Beatriz Williams

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              As the summer of 1938 begins, New York socialite Lily Dane has arrived at her family’s idyllic cottage on the Rhode Island coast with her mother and six-year-old sister in tow. Seven years earlier,…

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              • Meet the Author: Natalie Dias Lorenzi

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                Like so many educators, Natalie Dias Lorenzi, a Fairfax County Public Schools educator, walks the talk—writing for critical acclaim as well as fun. In this video clip, the author tells a student that…

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                • Meet the Author: Jennifer Holm

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                  Teaming up with graphic artist and brother Matt Holm, Jennifer has created a delightful graphic novel series called, BabyMouse. In this video clip, Jennifer Holm and her brother Matt discuss how…

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                  • Leadership Development: A Must Read for CEOs

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                    What is BIG all about? In this video, Allan and Kimberly explain where the inspiration for their book, "Who Are You When You Are BIG?", came from, and they talk a little bit about what BIG is all…

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                    • Meet the Author: Jane Green

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                      On Tuesday, March 25, 2014, local author, Jane Green, whose new book is "Tempting Fate" was our featured guest. Gabby and Elliott have been happily married for eighteen years. They have two teenaged…

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