There's a great line-up of authors coming
to Tredyffrin Public Library this Fall!
Register online or by calling the library to reserve your spot!
John Grogan
Author of Marley & Me , The Longest Trip Home, and a wonderful series of children's books
Wednesday, September 18 at 7pm

John Grogan is the author of the #1 international bestseller  Marley & Me: Life and love with the world's worst dog , which has sold six million copies in more than 30 languages worldwide and was made into a major motion picture starring Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston. His second book, the bestselling memoir  The Longest Trip Home , explores the complicated intersection of parental expectations and a son’s journey to find his own way in the world. 
John is also the author of numerous books for children, including three #1 bestselling picture books,  Bad Dog, Marley!, A Very Marley Christmas,  and  Marley Goes To School . His middle-grade adaptation  Marley: A Dog Like No Other  was a Scholastic Books pick and brought delight to thousands of school children.

Much like his books, John is a down-to-earth, funny and a really engaging speaker. You won't want to miss this program!
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John Dobbyn
Author of High Stakes
Thursday, October 10 at 7pm

Malvern native Jack Dobbyn will be here talking about his new release, High Stakes , a thriller involving a priceless Stradivarius violin, a secret treasure dating back to infamous Romanian ruler Vlad Dracula, and a deadly three-way conflict between Russian, Chinese, and Romanian gangs centered in Boston.

John's mystery series featuring signature characters Michael Knight and Lex Devlin gets consistent 4 and 5 star reviews. His well-researched plots are known for their fast-paced action and nail-biting story lines.
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Bruce Mowday
Author of Stealing Wyeth
Thursday, October 24 at 7pm

Stealing Wyeth  is the new true crime book about the theft of 15 paintings from the estate of Andrew Wyeth. Most of the paintings were done by Andrew and his son Jamie. The book tells the story of local criminals, a master cat burglar, gamblers and murderers and how law enforcement secured the paintings and brought the criminals to justice. 

Bruce E. Mowday is an award winning author and newspaper reporter. He has authored more than 16 books on history, sports, business and true crime. Bruce has appeared on the Discovery ID channel, C-SPAN, the Pennsylvania Cable Network and many regional television shows.
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Brooke Blades
Author of The Americans on D-Day and in Normandy: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
Thursday, December 5 at 7pm

The Americans on D-Day and in Normandy: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives is an excellent introduction to D-Day using photographs and maps from WWII along with some contemporary photos that show how landscapes and street scenes have or have not changed over the decades since Operation Overlord, the code name of the invasion.

Dr. Brooke Blades is an archaeologist and historian whose research has included examinations of sites form Second World War in France, Belgium, Holland and Luxembourg. An interest in Normandy first emerged during a visit in 1986 and has expanded greatly beyond an initial focus on documenting the landscape of Omaha Beach. He has a sequel to the first title coming this Fall: The Americans from Normandy to the German Border: August to mid-December 1944.
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NEW Ongoing Adult Programs this Fall include:
  • Chair Yoga Weekly on Mondays at 9:30am starting on September 9
  • FUNctional Fitness Weekly on Wednesdays at 9:30am starting on September 11
  • Yarn Club - First Tuesdays at 7:00pm starting on September 3

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