New Door County Cookbook

hapiness is homemade in door countyKaren Buhk spent her childhood watching her grandmother and mother in the kitchen and learning all the techniques and skills that she incorporates in her recipes.

Former Wisconsin newspaper reporter publishes first novel

“Poison Pen” is described as an absurdist tale of redemption about a depressed game show host known for his cruel on-air insults and crude behavior. Zaferos told Stingl he wrote the book in 2000, but waited 16 years before getting the courage to show friends, fellow writers or a publisher.

Milwaukee novelist who wrote on a manic high is putting the focus on mental illness

poison penZaferos will read from "Poison Pen" and take questions from Marcus Center President Paul Mathews and the audience. Everyone present will receive a copy of the book, which also becomes available that day on Amazon.    

Congratulations to our 2019 Midwest Book Award Finalists

Congratulations to Robert Brust ("Human Understanding"), David Cooks ("Getting Undressed") and Rosemary Deneen ("Baking with Vegetables").

Brust to speak at library April 15

“I’ve always been curious and asked ‘why’ about so many things,” he said. “When you connect that curiosity about life with an analytical mind, sometimes it is surprising what you discover.”

Lora L. Hyler: From shy bookworm to author creating a safe harbor for middle grade kids

Milwaukee Independent: If you could send a message 20 years into the future and another 20 years into the past, what would you ask your older self? And, what advice would you give your younger self?