Archive for October, 2013

A Haunted Little Free Library

Iowa City resident Kieran Leopold has built a spectacular spooky Little Free Library.  The library is designed to look like a “Victorian-ramshackle” complete with ultraviolet LED lights and wooden siding.  The selves are stocked with spooky stories—adult-themed books up high and kid-friendly titles on the lower level.  You can read more about the building process […]

Krakow named a UNESCO City of Literature

Krakow, Poland, was named today as the seventh UNESCO City of Literature in the world. The announcement was one of four made today as the Creative Cities Network grows to 38 members. Other cities announced were Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, as a City of Music; Zahlé, Lebanon, as a City of Gastronomy; and Fabriano, Italy, […]