Archive for January, 2013

Shelter House accepting donations for Annual Book Sale

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Book lovers rejoice – the next Shelter House book sale is on the horizon. The annual event will be held March 2-3 this year at Sycamore Mall on the west end near Hobby Corner.  The sale, which typically offers more than 20,000 book sin a number of genres and subject areas, will be held from [...]

“Once Upon a Time” now available for viewing on City Channel 4

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The One Book Two Book “Once Upon a Time” 2013 dinner, held Jan. 11 at the Iowa City Sheraton, is now available for viewing on City Channel 4 and Interactive Channel 5 through Mediacom. The event, which kicked off the 2013 One Book Two Book children’s literature festival, featured inspiring readings by students from 21 [...]

Second-annual One Book Two Book: A Huge Success

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The second-annual One Book Two Book children’s literature festival from the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature is now in the books. We would like to thank our presenting sponsor, the Pearson Foundation, as well as the dozens of volunteers, vendors, authors and sponsors who made the event a success. We kicked off the weekend [...]

One Book Two Book celebrates children’s literature in the City of Literature

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Dozens of literature-related children’s activities will highlight the second annual One Book Two Book festival, Jan. 11-13, 2013, in and around Iowa City. Dubbed “A Celebration of Children’s Literature in the City of Literature,” the festival is organized by the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature with support from presenting sponsor the Pearson Foundation. One [...]