A Hero is Born

The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew In 1944 a hero appeared in rural China to aid the people in their fight against the invading Imperial Japanese Army. He was a man of mystery, his face always obscured, his shadow taking the appearance of a giant smiling...

It Keeps You Runnin’

The Terrible and Wonderful Reasons Why I Run Long Distances by Matthew Inman “I feel about exercise the same way that I feel about a few other things: that there is nothing wrong with it if it is done in private by consenting adults.” Anna Quindlen....

Over There

The Harlem Hellfighters by Max Brooks, Illustrated by Caanan White. On June 29, 1916 the 15th New York Infantry Regiment was organized. They left for France on December 27th, 1917. They were re-designated the 369th Infantry on March 1, 1918 and on April 8, were...
Come shop at the Friends of the Downingtown Library's White Elephant Sale! Sat., 5/15, 9AM-3PM! Rain date: Sat. 5/22. Please park in the Kerr Park or Charter School lots. The library lot will be closed from 8am-4pm.