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Five books in spotlight 2011-01-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 20, 2011 , p. 11 'Growing Up Filipino: Stories for Young Adults', 'Lakas and the Maniliatown Fish', 'Tall Story', Reading, Books, Coming Together in Skokie, 'When the Rainbow Goddess Wept', Multiculturalism, Anthony, Carolyn, 'Willie Wins'
Dog-day afternoon : Author shows how to teach Sparky new tricks 2000-02-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 24, 2000, p. B7 Animals, Anisfeld, Ellen, Anderson, Helen Lu, Authors, Butler, Sandy, Books, 'Train Your Dog in One Hour', Flesch, Shira, Awards, prizes, etc., Competitions, Kramer, Marla
Skokie revisits "To Kill a Mockingbird" 2015-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 2015, p.6 Westfield Old Orchard Shopping Center, Glarner, Kathy, 'Go Set a Watchman', Barnes & Noble, Books, 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
Revisiting a classic 2015-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 2015, p.1 Westfield Old Orchard Shopping Center, Glarner, Kathy, 'Go Set a Watchman', Barnes & Noble, Books, 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
Community comes together around five books on race 2014-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 2014, p.7 Skokie Public Library, 'Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters', programs and exhibits, 'Other: In Search of Nina Armstrong', Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, 'Xander's Panda Party', 'Supremes, The at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat', Anthony, Carolyn, 'Invisible: Poems for Social Justice'
Skokie native recounts childhood in memoir 2012-04-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 2012 , p. 24 Pressman, Linda, 'Looking Up: A Memoir of Sisters, Survivors and Skokie', Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie author returns home for appearances 2012-04-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 12, 2012 , p. 11 Pressman, Linda, 'Looking Up: A Memoir of Sisters, Survivors and Skokie', History, Authors, Books
Skokie author returns home after 20 years 2011-11-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 10, 2011 , p. 7 'Looking Up: A Memoir of Sisters, Skokie and Survivors', Pressman, Linda, History, Authors, Books
Schindler's list author to speak 1994-01-20 The author of Schindler's List will speak at North Shore Congregation. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 20, 1994, p. 5 Lectures and lecturing, Synagogues, Authors, 'Schindler's List' (book), Books, Keneally, Thomas
'Gone Girl' author, screenwriter visits Skokie amid wild run 2014-12-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 11, 2014, p.8 'Gone Girl', Rotary Club of Skokie Valley, Flynn, Gillian, Authors, Books
Lieberman resident recalls life's challenges in book 2015-02-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 12, 2015, p.6 Lamkin, Selma, Haupt, Katharine, Authors, Selma's Memoirs, Books, Lieberman Center for Health and Rehabilitation
Special book: Holocaust history, recipes mark author's personal journey 2014-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 2014 , p. 6 Shapiro, Lynn, Authors, Hungarian Kosher Foods, Books, Kirsche, Irv
Choro Conversations' explores popular Brazilian music genre 2014-03-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 13, 2014 , p. 7 Koidin, Julie, Music, Books, Choro Conversations: Pursuing Life, Love and Brazil's Musical Identity
More book clubs wining and dining 2013-01-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 2013 , p. 60 LitLounge, Skokie Public Library, Books
All Greek to Skokie: Annual event focuses on new culture 2013-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2013 , p. 10 Holiday Inn North Shore, Public School District 73, Reading, Coming Together in Skokie, Books, Indian Community of Niles Township, Multiculturalism, Oakton Community College, English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Skokie Public Library, Public School District 68, Public School District 72, Skokie Park District, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Public School District 69, Public School District 73 1/2
Six-week Assyrian culture program kicks off in Skokie 2012-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 2012 , p. 13 Sahra=Moon, Gilgamesh, Polus, Kathy, Home is Beyond the Mountains, Coming Together in Skokie, Books, Multiculturalism, Children of War: Voices of Iraqi Refugees, Simon, Marie, Van Dusen, Susan, Gorges, Rounza, Adam, Sarah
New Latino group forms women's reading club 2011-06-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 9, 2011 , p. 10 Fernandez, Mercedes, Organizations and societies, Latinos in Skokie, Books
Popular Little City book sale opens June 4 2010-06-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 3, 2010 , p. 5 Fundraising and fundraisers, Little City Foundation, Books
Coming together 2010-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 2010 , p. 5 Gatta, Nanciann, Authors, Coming Together in Skokie, Vijayaraghavan, Vineeta, Books, Multiculturalism
New group to promote Skokie's cultural diversity 2010-01-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 14, 2010 , p. 10 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Curriculum, Gilani, Sheila, Coming Together in Skokie, Books, Indian Community of Niles Township, Multiculturalism, Gatta, Nanciann, Anthony, Carolyn, Oakton Community College - Curriculum, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Van Dusen, Susan, Skokie Holiday Inn, Motherland, Kamaria, Usha
Concept has University of Chicago origin 2009-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 2009, p. 11 Ginsberg, Corie, Books, Great Books Foundation
Longtime group leader Allen Schwartz fondly remembered 2009-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 2009, p. 11 Mitchel, Vivian, Ginsberg, Corie, Skokie Public Library, Organizations and societies, Radmacher, Mary, Schwartz, Allen, Books, Great Books Foundation, Anthony, Carolyn
Great Books club enlightens members for 50 years 2009-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 2009, p. 10 Pearlman, David, Ginsberg, Corie, Zucker, Mel, London, Sam, Domback, Tom, Zucker, Betty, Books, Great Books Foundation, Stevenson, Bill, Levin, Sarah, Hoffman, Paul, Albertson, Dave, Anthony, Carolyn, Anniversaries and birthdays, Schwartz, Allen
McCracken donates books to flood-damaged school 2008-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 2008, p. 5 Oliver McCracken Middle School, Public School District 73 1/2 - Student activities, Smith, Jason, Books
Good for readers, writers, Little City 2008-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 2008, p. B1 Konrath, J.A., Fundraising and fundraisers, Little City Foundation, Books
Little City book sale to open Friday 2008-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 2008, p. 7 Fundraising and fundraisers, Little City Foundation, Books
History books paint Skokie's past 2008-01-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 2008, p. 7 Skokie - History, Great Fire of 1910, The, Skokie Heritage Museum, Van Dusen, Susan, Bates, Suzan, Public School District 73 - Curriculum, Skokie Fire Department, Books, East Prairie School
Picturing the history of Israel 2007-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2007, p. B3 Homeland, Rubin, William J., Books
Little City steps in to save book sale 2007-06-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 7, 2007, p. 8 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Fundraising and fundraisers, Little City Foundation, Books
Receiving letters from the Holocaust 2007-03-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 2007, p. B3 Congregation Or Torah, Kirschner, Ann, Authors, Books, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Obama a star at Skokie bookstore 2006-10-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 19, 2006, p. 10 Barnes & Noble, Business - Bookstores, Books, U.S. Senate, Obama, Barack
Audio books now available from home 2005-10-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 6, 2005, p. 15 Nicole Wagner, Skokie Public Library, Nordmeyer, Ricki, Books
Remembering Maxwell Street 2004-12-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 9, 2004, p. B3 Kogan, Abe, Drexler, Jack, History, Lapping, Alan, Books, Lyon, Ben, Maxwell Street: A Living Memory, Goodfriend, Helen, Jewish Maxwell Street Stories
Author, comedian Al Franken signs books in Skokie 2003-10-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 9, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Franken, Al, Barnes & Noble, Authors, Books
D73.5 Foundation book honors diversity 2003-10-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 2, 2003, p. 3 Allen, Beth, Wilson, Carol, 'Village of Many Voices, A', Books, Public School District 73 1/2
Kaminsky crafts crime wave 2003-05-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 1, 2003, p. B3 Authors, Books, Kaminsky, Stuart M.
Luthardt shares his story 2003-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 2003, p. B5 Authors, Books, Luthardt, Kevin, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie librarian seeks the best 2002-11-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 21, 2002, Sec. 2, p. 5 Children, Skokie Public Library - Employees, Watkins, Jan, Books, Healy, Anna, Awards, prizes, etc.
Making book on Sharon 2002-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 2002, p. B7 Zetouni, Joseph, Olive Production and Publishing, Academy Chicago Press, Miller, Jordan, Authors, Zetouni, Sigalit, Miller, Anita, Books, Sharon: Israel's Warrior-Politician
Book probes roots of Smith spree 2002-06-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 27, 2002, p. 5 Jackson, Neta, Byrdsong, Ricky, Authors, Jackson, Dave, Books, No Random Act
The Book Club in Skokie marks 50th anniversary 2002-05-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 23, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Spector, Cele, Organizations and societies, Crystal, Robin, Solomon, Alice, Books, Book Club, The, Margules, Marilyn, Lesht, Florine, Wernick, Esona, Levine, Lucille
The CSO takes a pounding 2002-05-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 2002, p. B4 Symphonic Paradox - The Misadventures of a Wayward Musician, Denov, Sam, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Authors, Books
Jazzman 'Jams' in first novel 2002-04-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 4, 2002, p. B3 Jam, Music, Goldsher, Alan, Barnes & Noble, Authors, Books
Author captures Skokie in novel 2002-01-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 3, 2002, p. 57 Skokie - History, Rand, Al, Authors, Books, My Suburban Shtetl: A Novel About Life in a Twentieth-Century Jewish-American Village, Rand, Robert
Writer looks for Mr. Right 2001-11-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 2001, p. B3 'Still Single', Authors, Books, Goodman, Debbie Sue
Tale brings Skokie's past into class 2001-09-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 20, 2001, p. 15 Skokie - History, Little Rabbit Finds His Way, deBettencourt, Sandra, Van Dusen, Susan, Bates, Suzan, Passi, Kathy, Authors, Praedel, Amie, Books, Sharpe, Jenna
New novel captures neighborhood 2001-07-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 5, 2001, p. 61 Steinberg, Joyce, Widow's Son, The, Steinberg, Allen, Authors, Books, Steinberg, Bruce
Numerous art books at Brandeis sale 2001-06-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 7, 2001, p. D4 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Katz, Paula, Fundraising and fundraisers, Brandeis University, Charities, Books
Artist's book surveys century 2001-05-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 3, 2001, p. B3 Art, National Arts Foundation, Sahagian, Arthur, Authors, Books, Reflections of the Century, Arthurian Gallery
TV news editor turns to kid lit 2001-03-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 2001, p. B4 Reed, Holcomb, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Wird Bird
Breaking into kids' literature 2001-03-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 1, 2001, p. B3 Authors, Skokie Public Library - Employees, Mine!, Books, Luthardt, Kevin
Escape into a good book 2001-02-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 1, 2001, Sec. 2, p. 1 Blubaugh, Penny, Barnes & Noble, Leibik, Lee, Authors, Diehl, Mary Anne, Eimermann, Jamie, Sandmeyer, Ulrich, Books, Ziegler, David, Christopherson, Ann
Novelist makes solemn promise 2000-12-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 2000, p. B3 Authors, Shapiro, David, Books, Promise of God, The
Artist self-publishes kids' books 2000-09-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 21, 2000, p. B3 Authors, Books, Weiskirch, Sid, Furnigore Runs for President
She uses games to teach kids theater 2000-09-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Music, 'Show Time: Music', Northlight Theatre, Emanon Theater Company, Dance, Children, Books, Drama, Bany-Winters, Lisa
Science fiction : Thousands of fans of 'literature of ideas' to invade Chicago 2000-08-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 24, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Liberman, Ben, Veal, Tom, Thompson, Becky, Blackwood, Diane, World Science Fiction Convention, Authors, Books, Conferences and conventions, Jencevice, Mike, Friend, Beverly, Krause, Dina
Art on the doorframe : Condo mezuzahs create a gallery of religious art 2000-07-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Art, Mezuzahs of Barclay Place, The, Miller, David, Authors, Religion - Judaism, Books, Friend, Beverly, Barclay Place
Used book sale helps Brandeis - and worker 2000-06-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 2000, p. 10 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Katz, Paula, North Shore Chapter of The Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Fundraising and fundraisers, Organizations and societies, Books, Harden, Kirby
Harrowing book details Holocaust 2000-05-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 2000, p. 85 Publications International Ltd., Authors, Hogan, David, Books, Aretha, Dave, Weber, Louis, Holocaust Chronicle, The, Mintz, Jeff
Poet finds muse in 'Tante 2000-03-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 23, 2000, p. B3 Spiral Staircase, The, Koenig, David, Authors, Books
Humor leavens Gleicher's lessons 2000-01-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 20, 2000, p. 69 Gleicher, David, Authors, Books, Louis Brandeis Slept Here: A Slightly Cynical History of American Jews
Practice makes prayer work 2000-01-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 13, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 12 Goldhamer, Rabbi Douglas, Authors, This is For Everyone, Books, Religion, Stengel, Melinda
Lawyer reveals secrets of business theft 1999-12-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 16, 1999, p. 81 Crime and criminals - Theft, Authors, Business, Books, Commercial Espionage : 79 Ways Competitors Can Get Any Business Secrets, Parad, Brois, Laws and regulations
Author stages teddy bear story 1999-11-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 25, 1999, p. 93 Johnson, Bob, Plays, Niles West High School, 'Teddy Bears and Company', Authors, Feder, Stephanie, Books, Erlbach, Arlene
Author tells dark, true-life tale at last 1999-11-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 11, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Lotte (Meyer), Liese, Authors, Books, Lerner, Leo, 'They Called Her Jewgirl', Meyer, Kurt
Author explores mother's diverse life 1999-11-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 4, 1999, p. 5 Color of Water, The: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother, Oakton Community College, McBride, James, Authors, Jordan, Ruth McBride, Books
Groups help those who help themselves 1999-08-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 26, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Illinois Self-Help Coalition, Insider's Guide to Self-Help Groups in Illinois, Mann, Esther, Isenberg, Dayl Holtz, Organizations and societies, Books
Book shines light on Chicago's dark history 1999-08-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 19, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Return to the Scene of the Crime: A Guide to Infamous Places in Chicago, Crime and criminals, Authors, Lindberg, Richard, Books
Children's book profiles house of faith 1999-07-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 29, 1999, p. 85 Van Dusen, Susan, Synagogue: House of the Jewish People, The, Authors, Berkson, Rabbi Marc, Books, Religion
Wizard world convention caters to comic book lovers 1999-07-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 15, 1999, p. B3 Business - Retail, Wizard World, Windy City Comics, Books, Robles, Al, Conferences and conventions, Robles, Augie
The early bird catches the bookworm 1999-06-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 17, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 2 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books, Schuler, David
Volunteers ready for big book sale 1999-06-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 10, 1999, p. 10 Business - Retail, Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Volunteer work, Moss, Barbara, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books
Hollywood on Lake Michigan' : Local author chronicles notable Chicago film locations 1999-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1999, p. B3 Movies, Authors, Books, Hollywood on Lake Michigan : 100 Years of Chicago and the Movies, Bernstein, Arnie
Local artists in good company 1999-03-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 4, 1999, p. B4 Art, Chicago Art Scene, The, Authors, Sundell, Ivy, Books, Moses, Jacqueline
Carter admirers turn out to meet former president 1998-11-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 5, 1998, p. 5 Carter, Jimmy, Barnes & Noble, 'Virtues of Aging, The', Old Orchard Shopping Center, Authors, Books
Fragile Jewish parchments repaired as an act of faith 1998-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 1998, p. 3 Chicago Rabbinical Society, Dov Lubin, Shalom, Yeshiva Hakayitz, Religion - Judaism, Books, Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, Wolf, Aaron
'For Fidelity' examines sexuality : Local scholar and parent tackles subject entertainingly 1998-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1998, p. B3 Authors, Books, 'For Fidelity, Wallace, Catherine Miles
Unsold books end up in the trash 1998-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1998, p. 3 Grabowsky, Jabriel, Katz, Paula, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books
Brandeis books-for-books still going strong at 40 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. D7 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Katz, Paula, Isador, Jean, North Shore Chapter of The Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Moss, Bobbi, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books, Morrison, Norma, Rosen, Dr. Bernice
Bibliophiles get ready for Brandeis book sale 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 5 Katz, Paula, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Moss, Barbara, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books
The collecting bug : So many books...so little time 1998-06-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 4, 1998, Sec. 2, p. 1 BookWorks, The, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Katz, Paula, Newberry Library, Pilon, Rhonda, Sandmeyer, Ellen, Books, Roschke, Bob, Hamilton, Ruth
Columnist writes book on growing 1998-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1998, p. A3 Hutchison, Ed, Authors, Gardening, Books, Digging in the Dirt: Friendly Tips for the Gardener in All of Us
Gardening guide sprouts advice 1998-04-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 16, 1998, p. A1 Fizzell, James A., Illinois Gardener's Guide, Gardening, Books
Local gardening guide offers some good advice 1998-04-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 9, 1998, p. B5 Fizzell, James A., Illinois Gardener's Guide, Gardening, Books
Louis Brandeis Slept Here' : Lawyer pens entertaining history of Jews in America 1998-01-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 1, 1998, p. B1 Gleicher, David, Authors, Books, Religion - Judaism, Louis Brandeis Slept Here: A Slightly Cynical History of American Jews
She leads through real vision 1997-12-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 4, 1997, p. 93 Disabled - Physically, Arons, Marsha, Friedman, Michelle, Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul, Authors, Books
A day in the life 1997-12-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 4, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 11 Gleicher, David, Authors, Books, Religion - Judaism, Louis Brandeis Slept Here: A Slightly Cynical History of American Jews
Fossils! Amateurs and academics team up for new guide to Illinois' fossil treasures 1997-11-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 6, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Richardson, Eugene, S., Science, Hay, Andrew A., Kruty, Samuel, Auler, Don, Books, Richardson's Guide to the Fossil Fauna of Mazon Creek, Shabica, Charles, Tong, William
Tales from the dark side : Author unearths tales of supernatural in 'Chicago Haunts 1997-10-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 30, 1997, p. B3 Chicago Haunts: Ghostly Lore of the Windy City, Authors, Books, Bielski, Ursula
Getting her ghost : Local librarian's new book dips into the dark side in hunt for paranormal points of interest 1997-10-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 23, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Chicago Haunts: Ghostly Lore of the Windy City, Barnes & Noble, Authors, Books, Bielski, Ursula
Northern exposure : 'Arctic Son' creators did research to achieve realism 1997-09-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 25, 1997, p. B2 Barnes & Noble, Arctic Son, Authors, Books, George, Jean Craighead, Minor, Wendell
Priest finds write recipe 1997-07-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 24, 1997, p. B5 Love Adds a Little Chocolate, Laz, Father Medard, Authors, Books
Getting really into Dickens 1997-07-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 3, 1997, p. B5 Oakton Community College, Dickens and the City of London, Authors, Books, Putnam, Linda
Has stardom spoiled Jane Austen? Austen's new found popularity a mixed blessing for literary fans 1997-06-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 19, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Jane Austen Society of North America, Thompson, Donald G., Leahy, Eileen, Kerner, Clarabeth, Leander, Ellen, Authors, Organizations and societies, Books
Brandeis sale a book-love's paradise 1997-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 1997, p. B1 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Weintraub, Judy, Old Orchard Shopping Center, North Shore Chapter of The Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Fundraising and fundraisers, Levi, Nancy, Books, Pioneer Press Newspapers
Writer gives dads their day 1997-06-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 1997, p. B5 Dachman, Kenneth, Fathers' Rights, Leving, Jeffery, Authors, Books
North Shore women find books and buddies through annual sale 1997-05-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 29, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Business - Retail, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Katz, Paula, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books, Edwards, Lois
Sherlockians celebrate 25th anniversary 1997-04-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 17, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Sawisch, Bill, Authors, Organizations and societies, France, Dennis, Anniversaries and birthdays, Criterion Bar Association, Holmes, Sherlock, Books, Kastner, Claudine, Doyle, Arthur Conan, Diamond, Susan, O'Hara, Pat
Panning for literary gold : Skokie librarian heads up Notable Books Council 1997-03-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 20, 1997, p. B4 American Library Association Notable Books Council, Groh, Pat, Skokie Public Library - Employees, Books, Awards, prizes, etc.
Small battle, big book : Local composer and musician becomes Civil War author 1997-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1997, p. B1 Dick Holliday and the Bamboo Gang, Authors, Brennan, Patrick, Books, Secessionville : Assault on Charleston
Stand-up rabbi shares insights, humor in 'Life 1997-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 1997, p. B5 Life Doesn't Get Any Better Than This: The Holiness of Little Daily Dramas, Barnes & Noble, Authors, Books, Alper, Rabbi Robert
Honing in on black composers : Skokie man writes the book on brass music 1996-11-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 7, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Music, Authors, Books, Horner, Aaron, Brass Music of Black Composers
Author scores big with students 1996-10-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 1996, p. B1 Barnes & Noble, Burton, Elizabeth, Authors, Books
Romance with an edge : Writers credit 'tough love' as the key to literary success 1996-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 1996, p. 87 Authors, Chicago North Chapter of Romance Writers of America, Books
Author explores wealth of history at Navy Pier 1996-09-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 12, 1996, Sec. 2, p. 1 Navy Pier: A Chicago Landmark, Versen, Walter, Authors, Books
Moving from Maxwell Street 1996-08-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1996, p. B5 Authors, Books, Jews of Chicago, The: From Shtetl to Suburb, Cutler, Irving
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad art world 1996-08-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1996, p. B3 Artists, Langer, Adam, Filmmakers and so on, Authors, Books, Dancers, Madness of Art, The : A Guide to Living and Working in Chicago for Musicians, Art, Actors, Lectures and lecturing, Barnes & Noble
Book sale puts young man to work 1996-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 1996, p. 5 Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Brandeis Used Book Sale, Schnitzler, Daniel, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Fundraising and fundraisers, Books, North Suburban Special Education District (NSSED)
Skokie pit' gives rise to a mystery : Artist channels creativity into kids' book 1996-02-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 15, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Caftori, Netiva, Authors, Books, Mystery of the Skokie Pit, The
Putting some organization in your life 1996-02-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 1996, p. 65 Business - Retail, Cunniff, Jill, Ferdinand, Mark, Clutter's End, Brody, Laura, Books, King, Dennis
Granny love 1996-02-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 1996, p. 13 'That's What Grandmothers Are For', Authors, Books, Editorial, Uslander, Arlene
Rating the best in seasonal splendor 1995-11-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 30, 1995, p. 5 Spencer, Warren and Marianne, Edsey, Mary, Tabagio Press, Books, Best Christmas Decorations in Chicagoland, The, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas
People & Promotions 1995-08-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 24, 1995, p. 87 Jacob, Merle, Skokie Public Library - Employees, Books, Apple, Hope
New breed of comic books draws dedicated following 1995-08-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 24, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 1 Business - Retail, Kole, Keith, Marvel Comics, Webs Comics, Action Comics & Games, NSC Connection, Books
North Shore notebook 1995-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 1995, p. 17 Books, Editorial
Kids get a taste of publishing game 1995-07-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 13, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 8 Oliver McCracken Middle School, Tripp Primary Learning Center, Cheriyan, Ashwin, Bauer, John, Gaynor, Lorraine, Zabriskie, Todd, Koross, Linda, Tillman, Michael, Books, Wernz, Sara, Public School District 73 1/2 - Student activities
Collector cooks up book business 1995-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1995, p. 91 Business - Retail, Sullivan, Kay, Books, Kay's Treasured Kook Book Kollection
Author realizes his own Hoop Dream 1995-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 1995, p. 85 Hoop Dreams, Authors, Books, Joravsky, Ben
Sports authority : Skokie author writes about baseball's rise 1995-03-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 16, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 1 Sports - Baseball, Authors, Sport in Industrial American 1850-1921, Books, Reiss, Steven
New teachers get a fighting chance 1995-03-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 2, 1995, p. 23 Education, Larson, Mark, Schools - Teachers and personnel, Wagner, Betty Jane 'B.J.', Evanston Township High School, Books, Situations : A Casebook of Virtual Realities for the English Teacher
How difficult could it be? 1995-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 1995, p. 14 Animals, Books, Editorial
Local cop tells all 1995-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 1995, p. 15 Crime and criminals, Books, Editorial
A photographer's crusade to save the past 1994-12-01 Skokie author Richard Cahan explores the death of Richard Nickel in a new book. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 1994, p. B4 Cahan, Richard, Nickel, Richard, Authors, Books
Skokie man's book explores Nickel's death 1994-11-17 Skokie author Richard Cahan explores the death of Richard Nickel in a new book. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 17, 1994, Sec. 2, p. 1 Cahan, Richard, Nickel, Richard, Authors, Books
The greatest Tonelli of them all 1994-05-26 Mario "Motts" Tonelli will be included in a new book. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 1994, p. 5 Tonelli, Mario 'Motts', Books
This time book sale not at Old Orchard lot 1994-05-26 The Brandeis Book Sale will be held at Northbrook Court this year. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 1994, p. 23 Brandeis Used Book Sale, Northbrook Court Shopping Center, Books
You have seen their faces : Author photographer offers women a mirror 1994-03-24 Skokie native Bonnie Tunick will publish her first book. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 24, 1994, Sec. 3, p. 1 Authors, Tunick, Bonnie, Books
Book recounts living as Jews in Russian life 1994-01-06 A new book chronicles what it was like to have been Jewish in Russia. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 1994, p. 73 Immigrants, Religion - Judaism, Books
Poet creates marriage of words, math 1993-10-14 One-time Skokie teacher R.H. Crane has written a book called "Crossed Silver. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 14, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 5 Crossed Silver, Authors, Crane, R.H., Books
Books help Medicare patients 1991-08-15 Two new reference books which list area doctors who accept Medicare patients have been received by Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1991, p. 8 Health care, Skokie Public Library, Medicare, Books
Morton Grove native back to promote book 1991-05-16 Morton Grove native and writer David Mura will speak about his book "Turning Japanese: Memoirs of a Sansei" at the Skokie Public Library on May 21. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 1991, p. 11 Authors, Books, Mura, David, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, 'Turning Japanese: Memoirs of a Sansei'
Peek at the week 1991-02-28 Jerry Meites will speak about the "History of the Jews in Chicago," at the Skokie Public Library on March 5. Meites is the author of the book which was first published in 1924 and then reissued last fall. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 1991, p. 81 Authors, Meites, Jerry, Religion - Judaism, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, History of the Jews in Chicago, The
Communication easy for deaf writer 1990-11-29 Henry Kisor, a book reviewer for the Sun-Times who has been deaf since the age of three, will talk about his new book "What's that Pig Outdoors? A Memoir of Deafness" on December 3. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 29, 1990, p. 119 'What's that Pig Outdoors? A Memoir of Deafness', Kisor, Henry, Authors, Books
Football referee to speak 1990-02-08 Skokie resident Jerry Markbreit, NFL referee and co-author of "Born to Referee," will speak in the Skokie Public Library on February 8. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1990, p. 131 Born to Referee, Authors, Markbreit, Jerry, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Arts and Letters series 1989-11-02 Ruth Schvertfeger, editor and translator of "Women of Theressien-Stadt: Voices From a Concentration Camp" will speak at Skokie Public Library on November 15. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1989, p. 121 Women of Theressien-Stadt: Voices From a Concentration Camp, Lectures and lecturing, Authors, Books, Schvertfeger, Ruth, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1989-10-21 Skokie resident Ada Kahn recently published a book entitled "Encyclopedia of Phobias, Fears and Anxieties. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, October 21, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kahn, Ada, Authors, Books, Encyclopedia of Phobias, Fears and Anxieties
Banned Books Week marked 1989-09-14 Skokie Public Library will present a panel discussion of First Amendment issues on September 27 in honor of Banned Books Week. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1989, p. 83 First Amendment, Censorship, Banned Books Week, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Take your job and shove it, author says 1989-09-14 Bonnie Miller Rubin, author of "Time Out: How to Take a Year (More or Less) Off Without Jeopardizing Your Job, Your Family or Your Bank Account," spoke at Skokie Public Library on September 12. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1989, p. 4 Time Out: How to Take a Year (more or less) Off Without Jeopardizing Your Job, Rubin, Bonnie Miller, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Your Family or Your Bank Account
Author 'unravels' the threads of her novel 1989-08-03 Susan Sussman, author of the novel "Dieter", talked to more than 150 people as part of Skokie Public Library's Arts and Letters series. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 3, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Sussman, Susan, Dieter, The, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Youths give thumbs up or down to books 1989-07-20 In an effort to encourage summer reading, Skokie Public Library's Youth Services Department has originated a program in which children ages 7-13 critique books. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 1989, p. 8 Children, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Author of North Shore novel to talk at library 1989-07-20 Evanston resident Susan Sussman, author of the novel "The Dieter", will give a talk at Skokie Public Library on July 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 1989, p. 8 Sussman, Susan, Dieter, The, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Author Susan Sussman to speak 1989-07-13 Susan Sussman, author of the book "The Dieter", will speak at Skokie Public Library on July 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 1989, p. 89 Sussman, Susan, Dieter, The, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1989-06-08 George Sackheim has lived in Skokie for 20 years with his wife Esther. George has just signed a contract for his 102nd book. He has been the Chairman of the Environmental Commission of Skokie which merged with the Village's Board of Health. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Authors, Sackheim, Esther, Skokie - Residents, Books, Skokie Board of Health, Sackheim, George
Skokie author wins Poe award nomination 1989-05-04 Skokie resident and author Stuart M. Kaminsky talks about his love for mystery stories. Kaminsky's fifth book about a Moscow police inspector "Red, Cold Sunrise" has been nominated for a 1988 Edgar Allen Poe Award in the "best novel" category. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1989, p. 93 Edgar Allen Poe Award, Books, Awards, prizes, etc., 'Red, Cold Sunrise, Kaminsky, Stuart M.
No Title 1988-12-29 Skokie Public Library has planned special program to introduce young readers to books and reading. 1989 has been named "The Year of the Young Reader" by the Library of Congress. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 29, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 5 Year of the Young Reader, The, Children, Reading, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
The Write Stuff: Skokie authors' books selling well 1988-12-01 Several Skokie residents have published books. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 1988, p. 4 Authors, Books, Skokie - Residents
A new chapter: Book discussion leader opens 30th year at library 1988-09-29 Skokie resident Allen Schwartz was recently honored by the Skokie Public Library Board for his 30-year commitment to the Great Books program. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1988, p. 7 Reading, Schwartz, Allen, Books, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Novelist's love story set amid Holocaust horror 1988-09-01 Skokie resident William Mishell just published "Kaddish for Kovno," a book in which the author talks about three years of Nazi occupation in Lithuania and a year in The Dachau Concentration Camp. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 1988, p. 64 Dachau (Concentration camp), Kaddish for Kovno, Authors, Mishell, William, Books, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Math just as cultural as art, says professor 1988-09-01 Skokie resident Eli Maor who published the book "To Infinity and Beyond" will talk about math's beauty and its cultural relationship with art at Skokie Public Library on September 7. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 1988, p. 6 'To Infinity and Beyond', Authors, Maor, Eli, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie readers embrace classics 1988-07-21 A recent Skokie Public Library survey asked patrons to name their favorite book now and the favorite book they read in childhood. People of all ages took part in the survey. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 21, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 8 Skokie Public Library, Surveys and studies, Books
Fortune penning lifetime of stories 1988-07-07 Gwendoline Fortune, a Skokie resident and former teacher, college professor and lecturer, has just finished writing her first novel. Her short stories have earned many prizes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 7, 1988, Sec. 2, p. 1 Authors, Books, Fortune, Gwendoline
Library: Inside Writing and Publishing 1988-03-24 Ada Kahn, co-author of "Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good", will talk about technical and medical publications on March 26 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 24, 1988, p. 81 Kahn, Ada, Authors, Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Writing and publishing series 1988-03-03 Skokie Public Library, together with five other suburban libraries, will sponsor a seminar called "Inside Writing and Publishing." The seminar will be held during the month of March. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 1988, p. 66 Authors, Inside Writing and Publishing, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokian gets inside look at white supremacists 1987-12-31 Andy Oakley, a Skokie resident who infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan and other neo-Nazi organizations, has recorded his experiences in a book. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 1987, p. 5 Authors, Books, Oakley, Andy, Ku Klux Klan
Carters still not just plains folk 1987-06-11 Former President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn appeared recently at Marshall Field's in Old Orchard Shopping Center to sign copies of their new book, "Everything to Gain: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 11, 1987, p. 7 Carter, Jimmy, Authors, Everything to Gain: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life, Books, Carter, Rosalynn
Book offers middle-age women tips on feeling good 1987-06-04 Ada Kahn has co-authored "Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1987, p. 61 Kahn, Ada, Authors, Books, Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good
Athens had Socrates, Skokie has Friedman 1987-02-05 Les Friedman, a writer and a member of the Skokie Creative Writer's Association, is working on a book of philosophy. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 1987, p. 9 Skokie Creative Writer's Association, Authors, Friedman, Les, Books
Poems, stories capture feelings of growing old 1987-01-22 Skokie authors Mary Sass and Eva Gross have combined their efforts to produce a book for senior citizens entitled "Autumn Dreams. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1987, p. 7 Sass, Mary, Authors, Gross, Eva, Aged, Books, Autumn Dreams
Hockey nut takes shot as author for the fans 1984-12-13 Lisa Levine, a Skokie resident and editorial assistant at the Lerner Newspapers, recently published a book called "Black Hawk Profiles. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 13, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 9 Chicago Blackhawks, Black Hawk Profiles, Sports - Hockey, Authors, Levine, Lisa, Books
Author of book on Nazi pact faces local critics 1984-05-17 Edwin Black, author of The Transfer Agreement, a book that has ignited controversy in the local Jewish community, spoke about his book before an audience of more than 1,500 on May 10 at Centre East Auditorium. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 17, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lectures and lecturing, Transfer Agreement, The, Authors, Books, Black, Edwin
Getting There Directory to ease handicap access 1983-09-29 The Skokie Advisory Council for the Handicapped hopes to increase public awareness with the publication of an accessibility directory for handicapped residents. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 29, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Disabled, Books, Skokie Advisory Council for the Handicapped
Local author helps sufferers with guide book 1983-06-02 Ada P. Kahn, a Skokie resident and author of several books, has had a new book called Arthritis published by Contemporary Books, Inc. The News, Thursday, June 2, 1983, p. 8 Arthritis, Kahn, Ada, Authors, Books
Teachers write own book 1983-05-19 Three Old Orchard Junior High School teachers have collaborated in the writing of a history workbook. The News, Thursday, May 19, 1983, p. 7 Public School District 68 - Teachers and personnel, History, Authors, Books, Old Orchard Junior High School
Prize-winning books at library 1983-02-24 The winners of this year's John Newberry prize for children's literature have been announced. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 24, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Authors, Books, Awards, prizes, etc.
Large-type books at library 1981-10-04 Some 1,200 books printed in 18-point type are available at Skokie Public Library. The collection, known as "Large Type," will help people who have difficulty seeing the small type found in most books. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 4, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 Books, Skokie Public Library - Collection
Library has large-type book section 1981-09-24 The library now has a new "large type" book section. The News, Thursday, September 24, 1981, p. 4 Books, Skokie Public Library - Collection
Learn to freelance at library workshop 1981-09-13 Jerold Kellman of Skokie, the author of "A Writer's Guide to Chicago," will conduct a workshop called "How To Sell What You Write" at the library on Sept. 15. Admission is free. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 13, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Kellman, Jerold, 'Writer's Guide to Chicago, A', Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Cancer patient writes booklet 1981-08-02 Morton Liebling of Skokie, who was operated on for lung cancer four years ago, has written a book on physical therapy for post-surgical cancer patients. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 2, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 Diseases - Cancer, Authors, Liebling, Morton, Books
Elie Wiesel talks at synagogue 1980-12-04 Elie Wiesel, in celebration of Jewish book month, will present "Legends of Our Time" at the Niles Township Jewish Congregation in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 4, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 3 Wiesel, Elie, Books, Congregation Ezra Habonim-The Niles Township Jewish Congregation (NTJC)
Former ACLU director's book knocks Skokie 1980-11-30 Reporter Diane Dubey reviews "The Nazi/Skokie Conflict" by David Hamlin, former director of the Illinois ACLU. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 30, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Books,
With tears and humor survivor remembers the camps 1978-06-04 Eva Gross, a Skokie resident, is writing a book about her experiences in a concentration camp. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 4, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Finkle, Lester, Gross, Eva, Books, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Kid poems are a 'bestseller 1978-06-01 Book of poems by children in 20 Skokie schools has been published. The News, Thursday, June 1, 1978, p. 3 Children, Books
Book of poems at Village Hall 1978-05-07 The book of poems by Skokie school children, sponsored by the Skokie Fine Arts Commission, may be purchased at Village Hall. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 7, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Village Hall, Books, Skokie Fine Arts Commission
Schwartz opens 18th Great Books season 1976-10-07 Article about Allen Schwartz, leader of the Great Books program in Skokie. The News, Thursday, October 7, 1976, p. 18 Schwartz, Allen, Books, Great Books Foundation