The Big Read Blog (Archive)

Oak Park Public Library

Washington, DC A window display at C&S Bookstore in Forest Park, Illinois, set the stage for the Big Read panel discussion by local writers on Poe's influence on the mystery genre. Photo courtesy of Oak Park Public Library Based in Lisle, Illinois, writer Luisa Buehler pens a mystery series...
September 22 , 2009 Oak Park, Illinois Thanks to library staffers Jeanne Friedell, Irene Balks, and Debby Preiser, the raven has landed at the Oak Park Public Library to celebrate its Big Read of Edgar Allan Poe's poems and stories. Scroll down to watch the raven (designed by Jeanne) take flight---...