Books and Writing

Iowa City Book Festival 2016: Claire Hoffman

Journalist and author, Claire Hoffman, reads from her book, "Greetings from Utopia Park: Surviving a Transcendent Childhood."

The Iowa City Book Festival is a six-day celebration of books,...

Books and Writing

Author Visit: Carol Bodensteiner

Growing up Country: Memories of an Iowa Farm Girl author, Carol Bodensteiner, will discuss her book and invite participants to share their story of growing up in Iowa. Carol will set the place in...

Books and Writing

Iowa City Book Festival 2015: Brian Duffy

Longtime Des Moines Register editorial cartoonist Brian Duffy shares work from Brian Duffy's Iowa Caucus Cartoons: Watch 'Em Run.

Recorded October 3, 2015.

Books and Writing

Author Interview: Jacqueline Davies

Jacqueline Davies, Massachusetts Book Honor Award winning author of The Lemonade War, speaks with Katherine Habley.

Books and Writing

Author Visit: Rosemary Wells

Rosemary Wells comes to town! She is the gifted children's author and illustrator who created beloved characters Max and Ruby, Yoko, Sophie, and Felix, to name a few.

Join Rosemary Wells on...

Arts, Music, and Hobbies, Books and Writing, Children's

Iowa City Book Festival 2017: Jon K. Lauck

Jon K. Lauck reads from his book "From The Warm Center To The Ragged Edge."

The Iowa City Book Festival is an eight-day celebration of books, reading and writing. It is organized by the...

Books and Writing

Author Visit: Janet Fitch

Janet Fitch, author of "White Oleander," an Oprah Book Club pick and New York Times bestseller, will read from her new novel, "Revolution of Marina M."

This event is sponsored by Iowa City...

Books and Writing

Author Visit: Caroline Fraser

Caroline Fraser visited ICPL to discuss her new Library of America book "The Little House Books by Laura Ingalls Wilder" which contains "Little House in the Big Woods," "Farmer Boy," "Little House...

Books and Writing

Iowa City Book Festival 2015: How Books Travel - Literary Translation and International Writing

Each year, literary works from some 60 languages across the globe appear in English, mostly published by independent publishers with commitment to international writing and cross-cultural...

Books and Writing