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February 20, 2017 Leave a comment

Did you know that we have over 300 books by ASIJ authors in the HS Library? Check out the list here!

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See Jeff Kinney, Author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series: Tuesday, November 3rd in Shinjuku

November 2, 2015 Leave a comment
Subject: Follow-up INSPIRE! On 2014-11-07, at 5:28 PM, Dundas, Deborah wrote: From: Tatiana Read [mailto:tvr@knotpr.com] Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 2:26 PM To: Dundas, Deborah Subject: Subject: FW: Follow-up INSPIRE! Hi Deb- We're confirmed! They don't have a videographer but he mentioned he had a great trailer--would that work? See attached for a portrait, please advise if this works for you.... Thanks, Tat Tatiana Read Managing Partner Cell (416) 220 1466 Twitter @tatvictoria tvr@knotpr.com Knot PR Tel (416) 532 9035 Facebook /knotpr Twitter @knotpr knotpr.com – – – On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 12:58 PM, Dundas, Deborah  ddundas@thestar.ca  wrote: Cheers. From: Tatiana Read [mailto:tvr@knotpr.com] Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:58 PM To: Dundas, Deborah Subject: Subject: FW: Follow-up INSPIRE! Thanks Deb--got it and will confirm that slot and see about additional details. Tatiana Read Managing Partner Cell (416) 220 1466 Twitter @tatvictoria tvr@knotpr.com Knot PR Tel (416) 532 9035 Facebook /knotpr Twitter @knotpr knotpr.com – – – On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 12:56 PM, Dundas, Deborah  ddundas@thestar.ca  wrote: fyi From: Dundas, Deborah Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:56 PM To: 'Regan Hayes'; Tatiana Read Subject: RE: Follow-up INSPIRE! Hi, Regan, Thanks for the email. This week is a particularly crazy one! But I'd like to confirm October 17 at 11.30. We'd love to get some original pics of him - he'll probably get good treatment in the paper so a good horizontal portrait would work. We'd need a vertical as well, just in case. If there's any chance of getting a video of him reading for about 2 minutes, well, I wouldn't say no to that. Looking forward to it. Thanks, D. From: Regan Hayes [mailto:rbh@knotpr.com] Sent: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 9:52 AM To: Tatiana Read Cc: Dundas, Deborah Subject: Subject: Follow-up INSPIRE! Hi Deborah, I hope your week is going well. I'm new to Knot PR--quick hello and nice to "meet" you. We've been in t

Source: Toronto Star

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 SchoolGet your copy hot off the press with an inscription from the author himself.

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Ernest Hemingway’s Passport Photo from 1923

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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. 

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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)

Read more here!

http://www.archives.gov/historical-docs/todays-doc/?dod-date=721

 

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Meet Award Winning Author Jack Gantos!

March 12, 2013 Leave a comment

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!

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Author Donald Richie Passes Away

February 21, 2013 Leave a comment
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ASIJ Author Fred Schodt Presents in the HS Library IdeaXchange

November 11, 2012 Leave a comment

Alumni author Fred Schodt ’68 spoke about his new book Professor Risley and the Imperial Japanese Troup. 

        

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