Read Posters

Enjoy this series of posters featuring authors and community leaders who made reading a part of their successful lives.

Photos by Janet S. Loew and Pressly Photographic. Tess Gerritsen, Lisa Scottoline, Adriana Trigiani, Carol Higgins Clark, Jennifer Weiner, Louise Penny and C.J. Box photos by Roncone Studio. Graphic Design by Ginny Hazy. Posters copyright 2007 to present PLYMC. All rights reserved.
Literary Society Authors
CJ-BoxLouise-PennyLisa Gardner
C. J. Box,
Best-selling Author
Louise Penny,
Award-Winning suspense author
Lisa Gardner,
Best-selling Author
Carol Higgins Clark,
Best-selling Author
Tess Gerritsen,
Best-selling Author
Adriana Trigiani,
Best-selling Author
Lisa Scottoline,
Best-selling Author
David Lee Morgan, Jr., Award-Winning Sports Writer and AuthorJennifer Weiner,
Best-selling Author
Beverly Lewis,
Best-selling Author
Jessica Fellowes, Author of Downton Abbey Bestsellers


Young Adult Authors
Kekla Magoon READ posterChris Crutcher and Laurie Halse Anderson READ posterMindy McGinnis
Kekla Magoon,
Best-Selling Author
Chris Crutcher and
Laurie Halse-Anderson,
Best-Selling Authors
Mindy McGinnis,
Best-Selling Young Adult Author
Gene Luen Yang READ posterNic StonePaige McKenzie READ poster
Gene Luen Yang,
Cartoonist and Named 2016 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature by the Library of Congress, Every Child a Reader and the Children’s Book Council
Nic Stone,
Award-Winning Young Adult Author
Paige McKenzie,
Best-Selling Author
and YouTube Sensation
Barry Lyga READ posterChris Crutcher READ posterAlly Condie READ poster
Barry Lyga,
Young Adult Author
Chris Crutcher,
Award-Winning Teen Author
Ally Condie,
Best-selling Young Adult Author
Pete Hautman READ posterCinda Williams Chima READ poster
Pete Hautmann,
Award-Winning Teen Author
 Cinda Williams Chima,
Ohio Author
Rick Yancey,
Award-Winning Young Adult Author
Becca Fitzpatrick READ posterRachel Caine READ poster
Becca Fitzpatrick,
Popular Teen Author
 Rachel Caine,
Popular Teen Author


Children’s Book Authors
Marc Brown Read poster
Marc Brown,
Children’s Book Author and Illustrator
Matt de la Pena READ posterDavid Catrow READ posterAngela Johnson READ poster
Matt de la Peña,
Winner of 2016 John Newbery Medal for literature
David Catrow,
Children’s Book Author and Illustrator
Angela Johnson,
Acclaimed Ohio Author
Andrea Davis-Pinkney READ posterBruce Coville READ posterNick Bruell READ poster
Andrea Davis-Pinkney,
Award-winning, best-selling author
Bruce Coville,
Award-Winning Children’s Author
Nick Bruel,
Best-selling author
Cyd Moore READ posterJennifer Holm READ posterNancy Krulik READ poster
Cyd Moore,
Children’s Book Illustrator
Jennifer Holm,
Best-selling Author
 Nancy Krulik,
Best-selling author


From the Library
Aimee FifarekTeenXTreme members: Miguel and Grimalda's READ posterSmart Money READ poster
Aimee Fifarek,
Library Executive Director
TeenXTreme, The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning CountyThe Library’s Smart Money program
Baby Brilliant READ posterHamish of K-9's for Compassion READ poster
The Library’s Baby Brilliant programHamish and Friends,
K-9’s for Compassion


From the Community
WFMJ Derek Steyer and Leslie Barrett READ posterWFMJ Madonna Chism-Pinkard READ posterWKBN Stan Boney READ poster
Derek Steyer & Leslie Barrett,
21 News Weeknight Anchors
Madonna Chism-Pinkard,
WFMJ Television
Stan Boney,
27 WKBN First News
Butler Institute of Art Dr. Louis Zona READ posterJocelyn Dabney READ posterRyan Martino of Martino Motorsports READ poster
Dr. Louis Zona,
Director, Butler Institute of American Art
Jocelyn Dabney,
Popular Storyteller
Ryan Martino,
Martino Motorsports
Radio Host Tracey Winbush READ posterFather Edward Noga READ posterRev. Lewis Macklin READ poster
Tracey Winbush,
Radio Talk Show Host
Father Edward Noga,
St. Patrick’s Church
Rev. Lewis Macklin,
Holy Trinity Baptist Church
Vindy Talk Radio Louie Free READ posterBertram de SouzaNews Radio 570 WKBN Dan Rivers READ poster
Louie Free,
Radio talk show host
Bertram de Souza,
Author and Journalist with the original Vindicator
Dan Rivers,
Newsradio 570 WKBN