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Meet Author Brad Ricca

Sponsored by Perry Sippo Friends of the Library

Brad Ricca, author of Mrs. Sherlock Holmes and Super Boys, the first literary biography of the creators of Superman, joins us for a lively discussion of his work. Book signing to follow presentation.

Brad Ricca is the author of Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation (St. Martin's, 2017). He is also the author of Super Boys: The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster - The Creators of Superman (St. Martin's, 2013), the first literary biography of the two creators of Superman, the world's most iconic superhero. The book won the 2014 Ohioana Book Award for Nonfiction and was named a Top 10 Book on the Arts for 2013. Ricca won the St. Lawrence Book Award for his first book of poetry, American Mastodon (Black Lawrence Press, 2011) which was featured on A Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor. Ricca is a winner of a 2014 Cleveland Arts Prize for Emerging Artist in Literature. He was born, lives, and works in Cleveland, teaching at Case Western Reserve University as a SAGES Fellow.

Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation

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Super Boys: The Amazing Adventures of Jerry Siegel & Joe Shuster - The Creators of Superman

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Perry Sippo Branch

perry@starklibrary.org
Phone: 330-477-8482

Branch manager
Lisa Szeles

Hours
We're closed Thursday November 23
Mon, Nov 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Nov 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Nov 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
(Thanksgiving Eve)
Thu, Nov 23 Closed
(Thanksgiving Day)
Fri, Nov 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 26 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch
The Perry Sippo Branch is located within the Exploration Gateway alongside the Stark County Park District office. The branch boasts a serene atmosphere and views of Sippo Lake as well as a coffee and gift shop.

Upcoming events

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Tue, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to create an online photo album to share with family and friends or create... more
Learn how to create an online photo album to share with family and friends or create and purchase a hardbound photo album.

Mon, Nov 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.

Mon, Nov 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early... more
Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for all.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 27, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Award winning children's author Linda Stanek will talk about her newest book Night... more
Award winning children's author Linda Stanek will talk about her newest book Night Creepers. Stark Parks will join us with live animals featured in the book. Books available for purchase.

Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels... more
Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels while sharing tips and tricks.

Tue, Nov 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join Terry Pluto, author and sports columnist for The Plain Dealer, for an evening... more
Join Terry Pluto, author and sports columnist for The Plain Dealer, for an evening discussion of the good, the bad, and the ugly of Cleveland football and sports.