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2nd Monday Authors

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Centerville Library
Library Lobby
Stop by on the 2nd Monday of each month and meet local authors in the Library lobby. Books will be available to purchase.

Appearing from 1-3 PM in the Centerville Library lobby.
  • Curt Dalton from Montgomery County. His featured book is When Dayton Roared: the Golden Era of the 1920s, c2019. From 1913 to 1919, Daytonians suffered through some rough times, what with recovering from a flood that devastated the city in 1913, followed by their sons going off to fight during WWI. But, if any city had the advantage to rise up, it was Dayton. 
  • Stevie Ann Kremer from Centerville, OH. The featured book will be Miracle of Miracles: A Dayton, Ohio Man's Story of Holocaust Survival by Samuel Heider (1924-2019) with Stevie Ann Kremer, c2019. Forced to leave his Jewish family's fruit farm in Poland, Sam Heider, his parents, and five siblings were sent to the infamous Bialobrezgi ghetto. Later shoved onto a wagon bound for the Radom concentration camp by his own cousin, Sam tells of surviving typhus, starvation, death marches, Dr. Josef Mengele himself, and news of the gassing of his entire family at Treblinka. Transferred from Radom to Auschwitz, Vaihingen, Hessental, and Dachau, he reveals how his strong faith and many small miracles enabled his survival. Mr. Heider passed away November 21, 2019. 
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