AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS
The Florida Bibliophile Society ends another successful season with a banquet for its members and guests only at Brio Tuscan Grille, Tampa on May 19, 2019. Circus Historian Larry Kellogg will be the keynote speaker. Chloe Norris, winner of the 2019 Lee J. Harrer Student Book Collecting Essay Contest, will read her prize-winning essay. Banquet attendees will receive a keepsake containing the top three essays of the book collecting contest.
The Bixby Club of St. Louis is hosting this year's FABS Study Tour. The Tour is limited to 50 people so don't wait too long to register for the Tour.
The Florida Bibliophile Society will be hosting next year's FABS Study Tour to Tampa Bay, April 22-26, 2020. We still have some sponsorship opportunities. Please contact me at floridabibliophiles at gmail.com.
Longfellow in Love; Passion and Tragedy in the Life of the Poet by Edward M. Cifelli, Jefferson: McFarland and Co. 2018.
The Library Book by Susan Orlean, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2018.
The Librarian at Play by Edmund Lester Pearson, Boston: Small, Maynard and Co. 1911
The Care and Repair of Books by Henry Miller Lydenberg and John Archer, New York: R. R. Bowker
Gene Stratton-Porter: A Book Collector's Guide by David G. MacLean, Decatur: Americana Books, 1995.