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  • Brackett looks at bizarro world of Blago
    NewspaperImageText  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 May 2009, B11     Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
    NewspaperImageText  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 May 2009, B11   Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
  • Wilmette author pens Obama biographies for children
    NewspaperImageText  Amy Gail Hasen, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Feb 2009, B11     Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
    NewspaperImageText  Amy Gail Hasen, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Feb 2009, B11   Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
  • Author offers advice on perserverance
    Newspaper  Karen Berkowitz, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Nov 2008, p. 24     Author of young adult fiction advises students to continue reading, and to perservere to accomplish their goals. Photograph author Ally Carter speaking at St. Francis Xavier School in Wilmette...
    Newspaper  Karen Berkowitz, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Nov 2008, p. 24   Author of young adult fiction advises students to continue reading, and to perservere to accomplish their goals. Photograph author Ally Carter speaking at St. Francis Xavier School in Wilmette...
  • Meet the write people: North Shore group gives support to non-fiction wordsmiths
    Newspaper  J. T. Morand, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Nov 2008, A1, A2     Midwest Writers Association provides support and job networking for journalists, editors, free-lance writers, authors, publicists and other non-fiction writers. MWA will hold an open meeting Nov. 13 at Hackney's Restaurant in Glenview. Photograph Mira Temkin and Jodie Jacobs; Photo Julie Bennett p.A2...
    Newspaper  J. T. Morand, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Nov 2008, A1, A2   Midwest Writers Association provides support and job networking for journalists, editors, free-lance writers, authors, publicists and other non-fiction writers. MWA will hold an open meeting Nov. 13 at Hackney's Restaurant ...
  • Local Woman Publishes a Book of Poems
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Nov 1914, p. 1     Martha Coleman Sherman publishes a collection of children'sverses. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Nov 1914, p. 1   Martha Coleman Sherman publishes a collection of children'sverses. ...
  • The great TV debates
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Sep 2008, B2     Lawyer Newton Minow of Winnetka, director fo the Commission on Presidential Debates and author of Inside the Presidential Debates will appear tonight at the Highland Park Public Library. With co-author Craig LeMay he will talk about the development of the televised debates

    Northbrook native Linda Corley, now of Florida, will ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Sep 2008, B2   Lawyer Newton Minow of Winnetka, director fo the Commission on Presidential Debates and author of Inside the Presidential Debates will appear tonight at the Highland Park Public Library. With co-author ...
  • Author helps DJ nail down an era
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Sep 2008, B3     Clark Weber, of Wilmette, disc jockey and program director at WLS-AM and other radio stations in the '50s, '60s, and 70's. He has written a book Clakr Weber's Rock and Roll Radio Clark was assisted by Neal Samors of Buffalo Grove. Photograph Mickey Dolenz, Peter Tork and Mike Nesmith of ...
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Sep 2008, B3   Clark Weber, of Wilmette, disc jockey and program director at WLS-AM and other radio stations in the '50s, '60s, and 70's. He has written a book Clakr Weber's Rock and ...
  • SRO: People to watch
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 May 2008, B2     Winnetka native and New Trier East High alumna, Marianne Herrman, is on the list of authors nominated for the annual Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award for $35,000. Her book of short stories, "Signaling for Rescue" is her first. She lives in St. Louis Park, Minnesota, with her husband and ...
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 May 2008, B2   Winnetka native and New Trier East High alumna, Marianne Herrman, is on the list of authors nominated for the annual Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award for $35,000. Her book ...
  • Author's book is "Dream" come true
    Newspaper  Myrna Petlicki, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 May 2008, B5     Glenveiw native G. R. Kearney volunteered at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago's Pilsen neighbornood after graduation from Georgetown University. The book, "More Than a Dream," describes his experiences in the school as a teacher. Father John Foley, who grew up in Winnetka and Wilmette, is now executive chair ...
    Newspaper  Myrna Petlicki, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 May 2008, B5   Glenveiw native G. R. Kearney volunteered at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago's Pilsen neighbornood after graduation from Georgetown University. The book, "More Than a Dream," describes his experiences ...
  • He's a lover, rocker, writer & fashionista
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 May 2008, B2     Wilmette native Pete Wentz, bassist and lyricist for the band Fall Out Boy, is being sued for allegedly attacking a man following a performance at Schuba's in Chicago. Wentz, now of Los Angeles, is engaged to singer Ashlee Simpson. He has also written a book, "The Boy with a Thorn ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 May 2008, B2   Wilmette native Pete Wentz, bassist and lyricist for the band Fall Out Boy, is being sued for allegedly attacking a man following a performance at Schuba's in Chicago. Wentz, now ...
  • Musicians trade guitars for pens
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Apr 2008, B5     Wilmette singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks wrote a section of the book, "A Guitar and a Pen," about what it's like making a living as a country musician. Photograph Robbie Fulks...
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Apr 2008, B5   Wilmette singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks wrote a section of the book, "A Guitar and a Pen," about what it's like making a living as a country musician. Photograph Robbie Fulks...
  • Local author is in good spirits
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Apr 2008, B5     Interview with Jenniffer Weigel of Evanston, author of "Stay Tuned: Conversations with Dad from the Other Side" Photograph Jenniffer Weigel...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Apr 2008, B5   Interview with Jenniffer Weigel of Evanston, author of "Stay Tuned: Conversations with Dad from the Other Side" Photograph Jenniffer Weigel...
  • A hard look at the "Sopranos" of the seas
    Newspaper  Jack Bess, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Mar 2008, B5     Edward Chupack's new novel, "Silver," offers an "unvarnished" view of Long John Silver from "Treasure Island." Photograph Edward Chupack of Wilmette...
    Newspaper  Jack Bess, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 27 Mar 2008, B5   Edward Chupack's new novel, "Silver," offers an "unvarnished" view of Long John Silver from "Treasure Island." Photograph Edward Chupack of Wilmette...
  • Library program makes a good read better
    Newspaper  Sara Burrows, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Mar 2008, B7, B12     This year the Wilmette Public Library's choice for its One Book Everybody Reads program is Loving Frank by Nancy Horan. The centerpiece of the event is a presentation by the author May 4 and 5. Comments by Head of Adult Services, Betty Giorgi and Lois Welch, president of the Friends ...
    Newspaper  Sara Burrows, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 20 Mar 2008, B7, B12   This year the Wilmette Public Library's choice for its One Book Everybody Reads program is Loving Frank by Nancy Horan. The centerpiece of the event is a presentation by the ...
  • Getting it Write: Local authors saturate the market with new books
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Jan 2008, B7     Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
    NewspaperImageText  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 24 Jan 2008, B7   Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
  • Books: Undoing the devastation of divorce
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Nov 2007, B9     Anastasia Royal of Wilmette wrote a novel, "Undoing I Do" just published by St. Martin's Press. Photograph of Anastasia Royal...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Nov 2007, B9   Anastasia Royal of Wilmette wrote a novel, "Undoing I Do" just published by St. Martin's Press. Photograph of Anastasia Royal...
  • It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a book!: Superman on film, television, radio and Broadway
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Nov 2007, B7     Bruce Scivally is the author of a book, "Superman on Film, Television, Radio & Broadsay." He will discuss the book and sign copies Dec. 2 at the Wilmette Theater, which will show the 1978 "Superman" film starring Christopher Reeve. He is also signing his book Nov. 18 at Trinity United ...
    Newspaper  Robert Loerzel, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Nov 2007, B7   Bruce Scivally is the author of a book, "Superman on Film, Television, Radio & Broadsay." He will discuss the book and sign copies Dec. 2 at the Wilmette Theater, which ...
  • The snoring sickness: Keeping sleep apnea under control difficult but doable
    Newspaper  Stephanie Fosnight, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Mar 2007, A12, A13     Wilmette resident Nancy Rothstein wrote a children's book, "My Daddy Snores." Inspiration for her story came from an event that occurred ten years ago. Rothstein was helping out in her daughter's kindergarten class and was so sleepy from her husband's snoring that she could barely keep her eyes open. Photograph ...
    Newspaper  Stephanie Fosnight, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 Mar 2007, A12, A13   Wilmette resident Nancy Rothstein wrote a children's book, "My Daddy Snores." Inspiration for her story came from an event that occurred ten years ago. Rothstein was helping out in her ...
  • John Drummond of Wilmette discusses new book "Thirty Years in the Trenches: Covering Crooks, Characters and Capers"
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Sep 1998, B7     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 10 Sep 1998, B7   ...
  • Author Visits Wilmette Library
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Nov 1951     Mrs. Britt-Louise Bibin, Swedish author, visits Wilmette Public Library Photograph Mrs. Britt-Louise Bibin and Mrs. Mildred Jones...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 22 Nov 1951   Mrs. Britt-Louise Bibin, Swedish author, visits Wilmette Public Library Photograph Mrs. Britt-Louise Bibin and Mrs. Mildred Jones...
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