is excited to present best-selling author Timothy Schaffert Wednesday, 7 p.m., at the library. Mr. Schaffert is the author of The Coffins of Little Hope, the library's 2012 One Book, One Kirkwood selection.
Mr. Schaffert teaches in the Department of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has won many awards for his writing including the New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice and the Mary Roberts Rinehart Award.
Books will be available for purchase and signing via Main Street Books.
One Book, One Kirkwood is an annual community-wide event that creates opportunities for shared enjoyment and enhances the personal reading experience. Please join your friends and neighbors for a lively discussion with Mr. Schaffert. This program would not be possible without the generous donations from the library's sponsors:
- Best Western Kirkwood Inn
- BJB Creative Services
- Bopp Chapel
- Eagle Bank & Trust Company
- Friends of Kirkwood Public Library
- Frontenac Bank
- Great Harvest Bread Company
- The Miller Group
- Reger Roofing & Siding Company