One Book, One Glendale: The Personal Librarian - hosted by Glendale Library, Arts, and Culture

Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 6:30pm

Join Glendale Library, Arts & Culture on June 16, 2022, 6:30pm with authors Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray with interviewer Denise L. McIver as they discuss the National Bestseller and our One Book, One Glendale selection, The Personal Librarian. A remarkable novel about J.P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, the Black American woman who was forced to hide her true identity and pass as white in order to leave a lasting legacy that enriched our nation.

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This hybrid event will take place at the Glendale Central Library auditorium and participants may also join the conversation virtually through Zoom. California African American Museum Research Library’s Denise L. McIver will interview authors Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray virtually via a large screen set up in the Central Library Auditorium.

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One Book/One Glendale reading events are sponsored by the Glendale Arts and Culture Commission, and aim to bring the community together to read and experience the same book.

Event address: 
Glendale Central Library
222 East Harvard St
Glendale, CA 91205
Books: 
The Personal Librarian Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593101544
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Berkley - June 7th, 2022

Signed book plates available while supplies last

Paperback released June 7th


The Personal Librarian Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593101537
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Berkley - June 29th, 2021

Signed book plates available while supplies last

Hardcover available now


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