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
C. J. Box,
Best-selling Author
Louise Penny,
Award-Winning suspense author
Jennifer Weiner,
Best-selling Author
Carol Higgins Clark,
Best-selling Author
Tess Gerritsen,
Best-selling Author
Adriana Trigiani,
Best-selling Author
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Lisa Scottoline,
Best-selling Author
David Lee Morgan, Jr., Award-Winning Sports Writer and Author
Beverly Lewis,
Best-selling Author
Jessica Fellowes, Author of Downton Abbey Bestsellers


Young Adult Authors
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
Rick Yancey,
Award-Winning Young Adult Author
Paige McKenzie,
Best-Selling Author
and YouTube Sensation
Chris Crutcher,
Young Adult Author
Chris Crutcher,
Award-Winning Teen Author
Ally Condie,
Best-selling Young Adult Author
Pete Hautmann,
Award-Winning Teen Author
 Cinda Williams Chima,
Ohio Author
Becca Fitzpatrick,
Popular Teen Author
 Rachel Caine,
Popular Teen Author


Children’s Book Authors
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,
Award-winning, best-selling author
Bruce Coville,
Award-Winning Children’s Author
Nick Bruel,
Best-selling author
Cyd Moore,
Children’s Book Illustrator
Jennifer Holm,
Best-selling Author
 Nancy Krulik,
Best-selling author


From the Library
Miguel Grimalda TeenXTremeSmart Money 7x10.5
Judge Mary DeGenaro,
Seventh District Court of Appeals and Library Trustee
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The Library’s Baby Brilliant programHamish and Friends,
K-9’s for Compassion
Heidi M. Daniel,
Former Library Director


From the Community
Derek Steyer & Leslie Barrett,
21 News Weeknight Anchors
Madonna Chism-Pinkard,
WFMJ Television
Jennifer Brindisi,
21 Midday News Anchor,
with Heidi Daniel
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Dr. Louis Zona,
Director, Butler Institute of American Art
Jocelyn Dabney,
Popular Storyteller
Ryan Martino,
Martino Motorsports
Tracey Winbush,
Radio Talk Show Host
Father Edward Noga,
St. Patrick’s Church
Rev. Lewis Macklin,
Holy Trinity Baptist Church
Louie Free,
Radio talk show host
Bertram de Souza,
The Vindicator
Dan Rivers,
Newsradio 570 WKBN