Literature

May 17, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Local Officials Excited to Meet Authors at Gaithersburg Book Fest

Some of the biggest authors are coming from around the world to attend the 10th annual Gaithersburg Book Festival on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The night before the big event, authors are invited to mingle with one another at a VIP Authors Reception. Local politicians came up for the pre-festival celebration, including Gaithersburg […]

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May 16, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Why Gaithersburg’s Mayor is Pumped for Book Fest

There’s no one more excited for the 10th annual Gaithersburg Book Festival than the city’s mayor, Jud Ashman. More than 140 authors will be at the festival — here’s what Ashman had to say about these authors: Some of the biggest names at the festival, according to Ashman, include Kwame Onwuachi, author of “Notes From […]

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February 6, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Overdue Book From 1946 Finally Returned to Silver Spring Library

Silver Spring Library’s Surprise Letter from Toronto Remember the last time you returned your library books and they were a couple of weeks late? Remember the guilt? How would you feel if you returned a book that was 73 years late? Well, the Silver Spring Library has been reunited with a children’s book borrowed in […]

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May 28, 2015 | Sonya Burke

What’s Next for Author Maureen Corrigan (VIDEO)

A featured author at the Gaithersburg Book Festival, Maureen Corrigan tells us what’s next for her in this MyMCMedia Extra video. Corrigan is the author of “So We Read On.” She was a featured presenter at the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 16. Related:

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May 28, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Author Maureen Corrigan on “So We Read On” and Gatsby (VIDEO)

The author of So We Read On, Maureen Corrigan tell us about her new book about The Great Gatsby on location at the Gaithersburg Book Festival. Related:

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May 27, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Author Maureen Corrigan on Fitzgerald’s Burial Site in Rockville (VIDEO)

The author of “So We Read On,” Maureen Corrigan attended the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 16. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, she shares her thoughts on the burial plot of author F. Scott Fitzgerald in Rockville. Related:

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May 26, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Author Maureen Corrigan at the Book Festival (VIDEO)

So We Read On: How The Great Gatsby Came To Be and Why It Endures author Maureen Corrigan was a featured author at the Gaithersburg Book Festival May 16. What would she ask F. Scott Fitzgerald today? Related:

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May 25, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Maureen Corrigan Describes Book Festival as a Local “Treasure” (VIDEO)

Book critic Maureen Corrigan was a featured author at the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 16 and it was her first time attending the literary event. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, she describes the literary event as a “treasure.” Corrigan is the author of “So We Read On.” She was a featured presenter at the […]

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May 25, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Author Maureen Corrigan on What She Missed at Book Fest (VIDEO)

Book critic Maureen Corrigan was a featured author at the Gaithersburg Book Festival May 16. Corrigan tells us what she missed at the festival Corrigan is the author of “So We Read On.” She was a featured presenter at the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 16. Related:

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May 24, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Author Maureen Corrigan Shares Her Reading List (VIDEO)

Book critic Maureen Corrigan was a featured author at the Gaithersburg Book Festival May 16. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Corrigan shares her reading list: Corrigan is the author of “So We Read On.” She was a featured presenter at the Gaithersburg Book Festival on May 16. Related:

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