Books for the holidays, party etiquette, how to make do-it-yourself projects are some of the amazing non-fiction books available at the Cincinnati Public Library. Most libraries have a digital library where you can visit online and enjoy many topics of interest.
October Author Visits
- Marja Mills Author Visit – Journalist Marja Mills will discuss her book, The Mockingbird Next Door: Life With Harper Lee. This memoir discusses life with Author Harper Lee and his sister, Alice. The book will be on sale through Joseph-Beth Booksellers.
Meet the author on October 24, 2015, 2 p.m. at the Main Public Library in Cincinnati, Ohio.
- Paula Hawkins, bestselling author of The Girl on the Train, will discuss her work. Books will be available for sale, courtesy of Joseph-Beth Bookatsellers.
Meet the author on October 29, 2015, 7-9 p.m. at the Main Library in the Reading
New Donald Trump Book Coming Out in October
Donald Trump isn’t going to let running for president get in the way of a new book. Threshold Editions announced Monday that Trump’s book “will outline how a crippled America could be restored to greatness.” The work is currently untitled and…
History Month Topics
Society of Mayflower Descendants of the State of Ohio: Organized 1898 Learn about the first family of the Plymouth colony and second signer of the Mayflower Compact, William Bradford. His first wife drowned in the harbor where the Mayflower was docked and he later married Alice (Carpenter) Southworth and you can follow 8 generations of families descendants connected to Ohio. PDF
Cincinnati History Lantern slides from the Cincinnati Public Library collection, primarily featuring Cincinnati, including downtown scenes, schools, churches and synagogues, as well as the Ohio River, bridges, steamboats, and railroad stations. Many of the photographs were taken by Elmer Foote, the Library’s staff photographer from 1907 to 1919.
Genealogy and Local History – Genealogical resources including social directories, family and regional histories, property tax assessments, and street directories. Descriptions of Cincinnati landmarks, neighborhoods, institutions, historic events, and biographies of prominent citizens.
Public libraries of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
Cincinnati Public Library
800 Vine St · (513) 369-6900
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sharonville Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County
10980 Thornview Dr · (513) 369-6049
10:00 am – 9:00 pm
2994 W Galbraith Rd · (513) 369-4454
10:00 am – 9:00 pm