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Review: Tomi Adeyemi Novel Children of Blood and Bone

Pictured above is the cover of Todi Adeyemi’s Children of Blood and Bone. This is the first book in the Legacy of Orïsha trilogy, the second to come out December 3rd, 2019. (Henry Holt and Company)

Talon Smith, Head Editorial Editor

November 26, 2019

“They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise.” These four powerful sentences mark the back of newcomer author Tomi Adeyemi’s book, Children of Blood and Bone. This epic fantasy novel was released in March of 2018 where it soon joined the New York Times’ Bes...

Author and illustrator Patricia Polacco speaks at Hershey Public Library

Audience member Savannah Paige holds up a copy of Polacco’s autograph on April 29, 2018. Paige attended the event at the recommendation of her friend. (Broadcaster/Abby Lee)

Abby Lee, Reporter

May 8, 2018

Although some may not have heard of this author and illustrator, she left a considerable impact on adults and children alike of the Hershey community. Patricia Polacco was a guest speaker at the Hershey Public Library on April 29, 2018. She has written and illustrated hundreds of nationally r...

Hershey Public Library Hosts Local Author Festival

Stephen J. Kozan speaks to adults and children during the Local Arts Festival on April 2, 2016. His message was to show kids that writing is something anyone can do if they just go for it. His works include The Journey of a Lifetime and The Great Green Tree and The Magical Ladders.  (Broadcaster/Jenny Kim)

Jenny Kim, Reporter

April 13, 2016

By: Jenny Kim A new and innovative idea had just transpired at the Hershey Public Library. The Hershey Public Library hosted its first ever Local Authors Festival on Saturday, April 2, 2016. The event brought around 40 authors from the local area together to talk and present about their written...

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