Author's Series - Michael J. Thorp

The 2018 Fall Author Series highlights the talent and beauty of our region with a diverse selection of authors and works. Listen to author commentary, join the discussion, even get a chance to mingle during refreshments and book-signings. Join us as we welcome MICHAEL J. THORP to our Library! Michael J. Thorp is a storyteller who believes history is just a set of stories with dates. He says you can’t make up stories stranger than things that really happened. A long time television and radio personality, he is the host of “Michael J. Thorp’s American Civil War” on PBS. He was the creator, host, and writer of “The Huckleberry Radio Hour”, a live radio variety show that garnered two Emmy Awards. “Michigan’s Thumb Drive” is Michael’s third book. His first— “The Great, Great Lakes Trivia Test”— and his children’s book— “The Legend of the Abominable Huckleberry”— were published in 2013 and 2011, respectively. We will have a different author showcased in our Author's Series every Tuesday until November 6. The following authors will be at the Manistee Branch-- gracing us with their talent, time, and anecdotes-- on the following dates: November 6 - Sherry A. Burton of "Tears of Betrayal" This event is FREE and tickets are not required. Questions? Call (231)723-2519 We hope to see you there!
  • Author's Series - Michael J. Thorp
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  • The 2018 Fall Author Series highlights the talent and beauty of our region with a diverse selection of authors and works. Listen to author commentary, join the discussion, even get a chance to mingle during refreshments and book-signings. Join us as we welcome MICHAEL J. THORP to our Library! Michael J. Thorp is a storyteller who believes history is just a set of stories with dates. He says you can’t make up stories stranger than things that really happened. A long time television and radio personality, he is the host of “Michael J. Thorp’s American Civil War” on PBS. He was the creator, host, and writer of “The Huckleberry Radio Hour”, a live radio variety show that garnered two Emmy Awards. “Michigan’s Thumb Drive” is Michael’s third book. His first— “The Great, Great Lakes Trivia Test”— and his children’s book— “The Legend of the Abominable Huckleberry”— were published in 2013 and 2011, respectively. We will have a different author showcased in our Author's Series every Tuesday until November 6. The following authors will be at the Manistee Branch-- gracing us with their talent, time, and anecdotes-- on the following dates: November 6 - Sherry A. Burton of "Tears of Betrayal" This event is FREE and tickets are not required. Questions? Call (231)723-2519 We hope to see you there!
  • When Oct 30, 2018 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM (US/Eastern / UTC-400)
  • Where Manistee County Library
  • Contact Phone 2317232519
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