Did you know that we have over 300 books by ASIJ authors in the HS Library? Check out the list here!
Want to meet the person who created the beloved characters Greg Heffley, Rowley Jefferson, Mr. Meeks and The Beardos? You are in luck! Tomorrow, November 3rd at 6p, Jeff Kinney will be signing his latest soon-to-be-bestseller at Kinokuniya Shinjuku South Store Foreign Books. Tomorrow is the release day of book 10 in the Wimpy Kid series, Old School. Get your copy hot off the press with an inscription from the author himself.
Hemingway was 24 years old and on his way to Paris where he would spend time with other expatriate and French writers and authors, including F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, Picasso, Sinclair Lewis, Ezra Pound, Thornton Wilder, Sherwood Anderson, and Henri Rousseau. Watch the movie, “Midnight in Paris” to get the idea! Hemingway wrote about his time in Paris and the gatherings at the the Stein salon at 27 rue de Fleurus in the book, A Moveable Feast.
Ernest Hemingway 1923 Passport Photograph (National Archives Identifier: 192693); Photographs: Paris Years, 1922-1930, 01/01/1922 – 01/10/1930; Collection JFK-EHEMC: Ernest Hemingway Collection, 01/01/1880 – 12/31/1999 ; John F. Kennedy Library; National Archives and Records Administration. (Government images are in the public domain)
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Come to the HS Library after school on Tuesday, March 19 to meet the author of the Joey Pigza and Rotten Ralph books, as well as the Newbery and Scott O’Dell award winner, Dead
End in Norvelt. Refreshments will be served!
Alumni author Fred Schodt ’68 spoke about his new book Professor Risley and the Imperial Japanese Troup.