Nancy Pearl

Nancy Pearl is known as “America’s Librarian.” She speaks about the pleasures of reading at library conferences, to literacy organizations and community groups throughout the world and comments on books regularly on KUOW FM in Seattle, as well as KWGS in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Wisconsin Public Radio. Born and raised in Detroit, she received her master’s degree in library science in 1967 from the University of Michigan. She also received an MA in history from Oklahoma State University in 1977. Among her many honors and awards are the 2011 Librarian of the Year Award from Library Journal; and the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association. She also hosts a monthly television show, Book Lust with Nancy Pearl. She lives in Seattle with her husband.

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OLYMPIA TIMERLAND LIBRARY WITH BROWSERS BOOKS
Talk/signing Books sold by Browsers Books
313 8th Avenue SE
Olympia, WA 98501
SEP 27
KING COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM "AUTHOR SALON"
Ticketed event; book is included in the ticket price. Moderated by Jim Lynch
Sorrento Hotel (Penthouse Suite)
900 Madison Street
Seattle, WA 98104
SEP 28
NICOLA'S BOOKS
Talk/signing
2513 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
OCT 4
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN SCHOOL OF INFORMATION
Fireside Chat with Nancy Pearl
Talk/signing Books sold by University of Michigan Bookstore
105 S. State St.
Rackham Amphitheatre
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
OCT 6

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