Quote of the Week | E. E. Cummings

With midterms right around the corner, it’s a good idea to get some motivation from some wonderful authors and poets. E. E. Cummings has some wonderful quotes about perseverance:

“To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.”

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Around Town | Meet the Authors Day in Harrison, New York

The Harrison Public Library will be hosting a “Meet the Authors” Day on Saturday, October 20, from 10 am to 5 pm. The event is free and open to the public with registration. Once registered, you can attend one or all of the sessions.

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Quote of the Week | R.L. Stine

R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps. The Hub airs his “The Haunting Hour” show. Credit to Edward Liu

This week, we’re celebrating R.L. Stine’s birthday!

Robert Lawrence Stine, also known as R.L. Stine, was born on October 8, 1943. You might know him from his various Goosebumps novels that were so popular for children.

Read. Read. Read. Just don’t read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different style.” Continue reading “Quote of the Week | R.L. Stine”