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Author @ the Library: Footnotes from the World's Greatest Bookstores, with Bob Eckstein, an award-winning illustrator, writer, New Yorker cartoonist, snowman expert, and author of "The History of the Snowman."


April 12, 2017

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This illustrated lecture captures our lifelong love affair with books, bookstores, and book-sellers and features evocative paintings and colorful anecdotes about the local bookshop, each with its own quirks, charms, and legendary stories. 

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