# MeetMonday – Annie Ignoffo

# MeetMonday – Annie Ignoffo

Annie Ignoffo, of Lake Forest, regularly volunteers at Bernie’s Book Bank, 917 North Shore Drive, Lake Bluff. The book bank collects and distributes new and gently used children’s books throughout the Chicago area. January is their volunteer appreciation month. For information on volunteering or donations, click here. Was there an event that inspired you to […]

2015 Book Lovers’ Lunch A Bestseller

2015 Book Lovers’ Lunch A Bestseller

The 4th Annual Books Lovers’ Lunch North Shore was Bernie’s Book Bank biggest and most successful yet. The lunch took place Friday, May 1, 2015, at Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park. Nearly 250 guests attended this SOLD OUT event, featuring Allison Pataki, bestselling author of The Traitor’s Wife and her latest work, The Accidental […]

Historical Fiction Comes to Life With Author Allison Pataki

Historical Fiction Comes to Life With Author Allison Pataki

Chicago author Allison Pataki cannot be slowed down. Regarded as a “force in historical fiction,” this New York Times best-selling author published her first two novels within a year of each other, and has already begun to tackle her next, highly anticipated project, a sequel to “The Accidental Empress.” Marrying history and fiction in an […]

Congratulations Becky Wolf on Your Shout Our Article

Congratulations Becky Wolf on Your Shout Our Article

Bernie’s Book Bank volunteer Becky Wolf received a Shout Out in the Lincolnwood Review and was kind enough to mention Bernie’s! The Following is an excerpt Q: So you’re a teacher in Wauconda with a reading emphasis or specialty. What’s your favorite book? A: The Giving Tree [by Shel Silverstein]. There are so many but […]