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Posts by Abby Tannenbaum

Submit Photos of Your Kids for Publication in "Roar!"

What’s your child’s favorite activity at the Library? We’d love to see how your son or daughter has fun at NYPL — and share the images with others in the pages of Roar!, NYPL’s listing of free children’s events and programs, and on the Library’s website.

Send shots of your kids reading, listening to stories, attending programs, playing games, and doing crafts at The New York Public Library to roar@nypl.org by July 5, 2011; please send the 

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His Stories Will Live On Thanks to the Library

Henry Chang. Photo: Beowulf SheehanNovelist Henry Chang, who discovered his love of books as a kid at the Chatham Square Library, still remembers how proud he was to get his first library card.   Now Chang has even more to be proud of when he walks into the Library — seeing his own books on the shelf in the mystery section, between Raymond Chandler and Agatha Christie.

“To see my own books on the Library shelf is humbling — the 

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