PA’s own Writer in Residence, the amazing Paul Yoon, will be reading from his books Once the Shore and Snow Hunters in a special after-hours event sponsored by the English Department at the OWHL this evening. The National Book Foundation has labeled Yoon a “Young Writer to Watch.”
Many adults in our community had the opportunity to speak with Mimi Ito last year on the topic of “Connected Learning.” The OWHL team is delighted that Ms. Ito has been selected to give the Keynote address at the upcoming virtual conference, The Digital Shift
In my opinion, this is a miracle of a book. By turns funny, self-deprecating, gorgeous, sad, crude, generous, transporting, and lingering with hints and aftereffects, The Telling Room is a portal to the dreams and hopes and fears we spend our entire lives trying to belittle and ignore
For the past thirty years, the American Library Association has designated the last week in September as “Banned Books Week” in order to highlight the importance of free and open access to information. This year the OWHL will celebrate by creating a display featuring Banned Books alon
Most of us get our reading recommendations from our friends. To let everyone know that something you borrowed from our collection was awesome, all you have to do is to return it to the special box “The AWESOME Box” located right next to the book return in the OWHL.