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Location: Garland, TX

Little Libraries

There are 12 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

625 Austin Street, Garland, TX 75040
3319 Edgewood Drive, Garland, TX 75042
Mardel - Garland (2.5 miles)
3174 Lavon Dr., Garland, TX 75040
3845 N. Garland Ave, Garland, tx 75040
190 Cedar Sage Drive, Garland, Texas 75040
3900 Main Street, Rowlett, TX 75082
4845 Broadway Blvd, Garland, TX 75043
10045 Audelia Road, Dallas, TX 75238
11221 Lochwood Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75218
Sachse Library (5.3 miles)
3815 Sachse Road, Sachse, TX 75048
Lucky Dog Books (5.5 miles)
10801 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218
12800 Abrams Rd., Dallas, TX 75243
2600 Oates Drive, Mesquite, TX 75150
Dreamin' in Dallas (6.2 miles)
1981 North Central Expressway, Richardson, TX
2100 Alamo Rd, Suite A, Richardson, TX 75080
9015 Forest Lane, Dallas, TX 75243
900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson, TX 75080
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6780 Abrams Rd. #109, Dallas, Texas 75231
3501 Gus Thomasson Rd. #51, Mesquite, Texas 75150
1645 Town East Blvd., Mesquite, TX 75150
9150 Ferguson Rd, Dallas, TX 75228
18775 LBJ Freeway, Mesquite, TX 75150
5707 Skillman Street, Dallas, TX 75206
811 North Central Expressway, Plano, TX 75075
800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080

Local events

Aug
9
Get Pop-Cultured: Be Confident Like a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle
Got Mojo? by Charlie Campbell Jr, Regan Campbell (Illustrator) , Regan Campbell (With)
Friend or Foe? (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) by Matthew Gilbert, Random House (Illustrator)

Special Event, Children's Event Be confident like a TMNT! Listen to inspiring young author Charlie Campbell read his book Got Mojo? and get your signed copy. Watch tae kwon do demos by Charlie and his dojo White Tiger and learn some basic moves! There will be exciting TMNT giveaways also (added from Barnes & Noble)… (more)
Aug
12
Amy Bloom
University Park Public Library, Tuesday, August 12 at 00am
Amy Bloom (Persuasion, A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, away, Love invents us, Normal, Lucky us, Where the God of Love Hangs Out, The Wings of the Dove, Between Here and Here (short story))

Amy Bloom is the author of the bestselling and acclaimed away; Come to Me, a National Book Award finalist; A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Love invents us; and Normal. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, O. Henry Prize Short Stories, The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction, and many other anthologies here and abroad. She has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Vogue, Granta, and Slate, among other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Bloom teaches creative writing at Yale University. (added from Random House)… (more)
Aug
12
Amy Bloom
University Park Public Library, Tuesday, August 12 at 7pm
Amy Bloom (Persuasion, A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, away, Love invents us, Normal, Lucky us, Where the God of Love Hangs Out, The Wings of the Dove, Between Here and Here (short story))

Amy Bloom is the author of the bestselling and acclaimed away; Come to Me, a National Book Award finalist; A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Love invents us; and Normal. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, O. Henry Prize Short Stories, The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction, and many other anthologies here and abroad. She has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Vogue, Granta, and Slate, among other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Bloom teaches creative writing at Yale University. (added from Random House)… (more)
Aug
19
Hampton Sides
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Tuesday, August 19 at 7pm
Hampton Sides (Americana, Blood and Thunder, Ghost Soldiers, Hellhound On His Trail, In the kingdom of ice)

Hampton Sides is an award-winning editor of Outside and the author of the bestselling histories Hellhound on his Trial, Blood and Thunder and Ghost Soldiers. He lives in New Mexico with his wife, Anne, and their three sons. (added from Random House)
Aug
29
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Friday, August 29 at 6:30pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
30
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Saturday, August 30 at 12pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
30
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Saturday, August 30 at 12pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
21
Kirsten Gillibrand
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Sunday, September 21 at 6pm
Kirsten Gillibrand (Off the Sidelines)

A magna cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College in 1988, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand went on to receive her law degree from the UCLA School of Law in 1991 and served as a law clerk on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. After working as an attorney in New York City for nearly a decade, Gillibrand served as special counsel to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Andrew Cuomo during the Clinton administration, then as an attorney before serving in the U.S. House of Representatives, representing New York’s 20th Congressional District, which spans ten counties in upstate New York. Gillibrand was first sworn in as United States senator from New York in January 2009, filling Hillary Rodham Clinton’s seat. In November 2012 she was elected to her first six-year Senate term with 72 percent of the vote, a New York State record, winning sixty of New York’s sixty-two counties. She lives in Troy, New York, with her husband, Jonathan, and their sons, Theo and Henry. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
25
Merritt Tierce
The Wild Detectives, Thursday, September 25 at 7pm
Merritt Tierce (Love Me Back)

Merritt Tierce, a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree, was born and raised in Texas, and graduated from college at the age of 19. She received her MFA in fiction writing from the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she was named a Meta Rosenberg Fellow. In 2011, she was a recipient of a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Award. Merritt lives near Dallas with her husband and children. (added from Random House)… (more)
Oct
5
Wolf in White Van
The Wild Detectives, Sunday, October 5 at 7pm
Meet musician and author John Darnielle as he reads from his new novel Wolf in White Van. (added from Macmillan)
Oct
7
Lawrence Wright
The Hockaday School, Tuesday, October 7 at 7pm
Lawrence Wright (In the New World, Remembering Satan, Saints and Sinners, The Looming Tower, Going Clear, Thirteen Days in September)

Lawrence Wright is a staff writer for The New Yorker and the author of six previous books of nonfiction, including In the New World, Remembering Satan, The Looming Tower, Going Clear, and one novel, God’s Favorite. His books have received many prizes and honors, including a Pulitzer Prize for The Looming Tower. He is also a playwright and screenwriter. He and his wife are longtime residents of Austin, Texas.www.lawrencewright.comLawrence Wright is available for select readings and lectures. To inquire about a possible appearance, please contact Random House Speakers Bureau at rhspeakers@randomhouse.com or visit www.rhspeakers.com. (added from Random House)… (more)
Oct
8
James Ellroy
The Angelika Film Center & Café Dallas, Wednesday, October 8 at 7pm
James Ellroy (American Tabloid, Because the night, Blood on the Moon, Blood's a rover, Crime Wave, Destination: Morgue!, Hollywood Nocturnes, L.A. Confidential, My Dark Places, Suicide Hill, The Black Dahlia, The cold six thousand, White jazz, The Dain curse, The Glass Key, and Selected Stories, The Hilliker Curse)

James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in 1948. He is the author of the L.A. Quartet: The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, L.A. Confidential, and White jazz, and the Underworld U.S.A. Trilogy: American Tabloid, The cold six thousand, and Blood’s A Rover. These seven novels have won numerous honors and were international best sellers. Ellroy currently lives in Los Angeles.www.jamesEllroy.netJames Ellroy is represented by Random House Speakers Bureau (http://www.rhspeakers.com). (added from Random House)… (more)
Oct
23
Carrie Morey
Books-A-Million #413, Thursday, October 23 at 8pm
Carrie Morey, daughter of Callie White, founded Callie’s Charleston Biscuits in 2005 with the goal of making her mother’s delicious biscuits accessible across the country. Touted by the Today show, Saveur, Food & Wine, Southern Living, The New York Times, and Oprah, her biscuits and pimento cheese collection are sold at high-end retail stores all over the country. Chosen as one of Martha Stewart’s “Dreamers into Doers” in 2008, Carrie has been a guest lecturer on entrepreneurship at the College of Charleston School of Business for more than five years. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
27
Jodi Picoult
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Monday, October 27 at 7pm
Jodi Picoult (Leaving time)

Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-two novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Storyteller, Lone Wolf, Between the Lines, Sing You Home, House Rules, Handle with Care, Change of Heart, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister’s Keeper. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. (added from Random House)… (more)
Nov
10
Ree Drummond will be promoting The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays
Sam's Club - Dallas, Monday, November 10 at 4pm
Ree Drummond will be promoting The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays (added from HarperCollins)
Nov
12
Wally Lamb will be promoting We Are Water
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Lincoln Park, Wednesday, November 12 at 7pm
Wally Lamb will be promoting We are water (added from HarperCollins)
Nov
23
Clint Hill
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Sunday, November 23 at 11am
Clint Hill is a retired United States Secret Service agent who will forever be remembered for his courageous actions in the presidential motorcade during the John F. Kennedy assassination. Assigned to protect Jacqueline Kennedy, Hill remained with Mrs. Kennedy and the children for one year after the tragedy. Proudly and humbly serving five presidents—Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford—Hill rose through the ranks of the most elite protective force in the world, during the tumultuous time that encompassed the Vietnam War, the assassinations of JFK, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy, and Watergate. He retired in 1975 as Assistant Director, United States Secret Service, responsible for all protective forces. In 2012, he penned his remarkable memoir, Mrs. Kennedy and Me, which became a #1 New York Times bestseller. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
23
Clint Hill
Half Price Books - East Northwest Highway, Sunday, November 23 at 3pm
Clint Hill is a retired United States Secret Service agent who will forever be remembered for his courageous actions in the presidential motorcade during the John F. Kennedy assassination. Assigned to protect Jacqueline Kennedy, Hill remained with Mrs. Kennedy and the children for one year after the tragedy. Proudly and humbly serving five presidents—Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford—Hill rose through the ranks of the most elite protective force in the world, during the tumultuous time that encompassed the Vietnam War, the assassinations of JFK, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy, and Watergate. He retired in 1975 as Assistant Director, United States Secret Service, responsible for all protective forces. In 2012, he penned his remarkable memoir, Mrs. Kennedy and Me, which became a #1 New York Times bestseller. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
25
Sarah Palin will be promoting Good Tidings and Great Joy
Costco - Plano, Tuesday, November 25 at 10:30am
Sarah Palin will be promoting Good Tidings and Great Joy (added from HarperCollins)
Dec
5
Eve LaPlante
Friends of the SMU Libraries, Friday, December 5 at 11:30am
Eve LaPlante is a great niece and a first cousin of Abigail and Louisa May Alcott. She is the author of Seized, American Jezebel, and Salem Witch Judge, which won the 2008 Massachusetts Book Award for Nonfiction. She is also the editor of My Heart Is Boundless the first collection of Abigail May Alcott’s private papers. She lives with her family in New England. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Dec
5
Eve LaPlante
Friends of the SMU Libraries, Friday, December 5 at unknown time
Eve LaPlante is a great niece and a first cousin of Abigail and Louisa May Alcott. She is the author of Seized, American Jezebel, and Salem Witch Judge, which won the 2008 Massachusetts Book Award for Nonfiction. She is also the editor of My Heart Is Boundless the first collection of Abigail May Alcott’s private papers. She lives with her family in New England. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jan
16
Jane Pauley
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Friday, January 16, 2015 at unknown time
Jane Pauley has been a familiar face on TV for more than thirty years. She served as cohost of Today from 1976 to 1989, anchored Dateline NBC for eleven years, and in 2004 became the host of her own daytime program, The Jane Pauley Show. Her memoir, Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue, was a New York Times bestseller. She lives with her husband, Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau, in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Feb
3
Amy Tan will be promoting The Valley of Amazement
Dallas Museum of Art, Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at unknown time
Amy Tan will be promoting The Valley of Amazement (added from HarperCollins)
Feb
8
Janee Trasler will be promoting Pottytime for Chickies
Books-A-Million #413, Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 2pm
Janee Trasler will be promoting Pottytime for Chickies (added from HarperCollins)
Feb
25
Erin Hunter will be promoting Survivors #5: The Endless Lake
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Stonebriar Mall, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5pm
Erin Hunter will be promoting Survivors #5: The Endless Lake (added from HarperCollins)
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