Little Free Library founder Todd Bol to make Iowa stops on route to festival

Like the Johnny Appleseed of small libraries, Little Free Library creator and executive director, Todd Bol, will spread the word about the joy and power of free book exchanges as he makes his way from Hudson, Wis., through four cities in Iowa, ending at the Iowa City Book Festival. “Since I am heading to the […]

Paretsky to receive 2015 Paul Engle Prize

Sara Paretsky has been named the fourth recipient of the Paul Engle Prize, presented by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization. The prize, established in 2011, honors an individual who, like Paul Engle, represents a pioneering spirit in the world of literature through writing, editing, publishing, or teaching, and whose active participation in […]