Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

Internationally known award-winning journalist and New York Times best-selling author Raymond Arroyo visited the students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School to talk about his children’s book series, “Will Wilder.” more

Jun 22, 2017 3:44 PM Private Schools

Newt and Callista Gingrich

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Callista is the author of a children’s series featuring Ellis the Elephant. Newt, the former Speaker of the U.S. House Representatives, will sign his latest novel, Duplicity. the event will be Oct. 26 at the Brookwood Village Books-A-Million. more

Oct 5, 2015 4:56 PM News

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Courtesy of The History Press

Local author Carla Jean Whitley will launch her newest book, Birmingham Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in the Magic City, at Alabama Booksmith on July 27. more

Jul 22, 2015 1:14 PM News

Katherine McIver Book will be signing Cooking and Eating in Renaissance Italy that evening from 5-7 p.m. at Birmingham Bake and Cook Co. in Cahaba Heights. more

Feb 4, 2015 1:48 PM News

The Friends of the Homewood Public Library will welcome bestselling author Joshilyn Jackson to Rosewood Hall on Sept. 19. more

Aug 25, 2014 2:38 PM People

Lori Nichols Maple Book

Photo courtesy of Ken Nichols.

An idea began to blossom in Lori Nichols' mind. She believed she could utilize her skills as an illustrator to create children’s books. more

Feb 27, 2014 3:09 PM People

This weekend, football fans will have the opportunity to meet Hall of Fame offensive lineman John Hannah, who played for the Alabama Crimson Tide and New England Patriots. more

Dec 12, 2013 1:09 PM News

1213 Jack Owens

Photo courtesy of Jack Owens.

Watchman: JFK’s Last Ride, which was published in November by Keith Publications in Arizona, blends what Owens knows as fact with what he created as fiction. more

Nov 22, 2013 6:24 PM People

The Friends of the Homewood Library are hosting an evening with Rick Bragg, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, on Sept. 20 at Rosewood Hall. more

Sep 4, 2013 9:22 AM News

0113 Gordon Bals Family

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Homewood counselor Gordon Bals has authored a book on marital difficulty. more

Dec 31, 2012 12:01 PM People 1 Comments

0612 True Measure of a Man

Photo by Madoline Markham.

With the economic tsunami in recent years, men have been looking for answers amidst the loss of jobs and other life transitions. Where have they found them? The True Measure of a Man, a book written by Richard E. Simmons III of Homewood. more

Jun 1, 2012 12:00 AM People

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