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Marion County Public Library System presents

MEET THE AUTHOR: Richard Wickliffe

STORM CHASERS by Richard WickliffeRichard Wickliffe has published three novels and enjoys speaking about creative and unique crimes. Wickliffe’s writing borrows from the unique (scandalous, criminal or satirical) environments of South Florida where he resides with his family.

In Richard Wickliffe’s thriller, high-tech thieves prey on wealthy areas that have been evacuated for approaching hurricanes. The thieves are brazen and must race the clock—until they cross a mysterious young witness who no one believes.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ocala Public Library. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Light refreshments will be served following the program.

Sunday, Sept. 17, 2 p.m.
Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala • 352-671-8551

Become A Friend of The Ocala Public Library

Congratulations to Bette Johnson, 2017 winner of a KINDLE in the Friends of the Ocala Public Library’s membership drawing.

“Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.”

— RAY BRADBURY

You can sponsor a Quarterly Book Sale Sponsorship!
Choose your level below:

Sponsorship Level 1, $75: Includes Logo on Friends of the Ocala Public Library website, Facebook page, and recognition at the sale and in the bookstore.

Sponsorship Level 2, $150: Includes Logo on Friends of the Ocala Public Library website, Facebook Page, recognition at the book sale and in the bookstore, as well as a table/presence on day of event.

Meet our Quarterly Book Sale Sponsors

Become A Friend of The Ocala Public Library

You can show your support of the Library… and share your love of books by becoming a Friend of The Ocala Public Library System.

Meet the 2017 Friends of the Ocala Public Library

LIFETIME MEMBERS

MARY MARTHABROWN
CHRISTINADEPALMA
BarbaraRobinson Fitos
JEFFGOLD
EVELYNGRAVLIN
BRIANNEINMAN
FRANCESKOLONIA
MARYKRAUS
CARMENMAINES
JeanMarra
PATRICIAMARSEE
JESSICAMCCUNE
WAYNEPOOLE
DR. & MRS. JOHNSHARPE
MARILYNSTADICK
DR. & MRS. WILLIAMTRICE
BARBARATROW
MR. & MRS. HARLEYWOOD

LITERARY LEGENDS

FONTAINE FINANCIAL GROUP
THE CANNON LAW FIRM

BOOK CONNOISSEURS

KATHYABRAMS
MARLENE M.ADKINS
MABEL R.APPLEGATE
MARY C.BAKER
JERIBALDWIN
JEANBITTL
VICBURKE
JOSEPH P. & SHIRLEY W.CROSSAN
ONEIDADARLEY
SHEILAEVANS
CHERYLFANTE
DAVIDFUQUAY
STANLEY D. & MARTHA M.HANSON
SUZYHEINBOCKEL
GEORGE & GERALDINEHILL
HATTIE MJENKINS
TIM & RUTHJOHNSON
KEVIN & GLORIAKENNEY
BRIDGETKIEFER
NANCYLASELVA
KaRHONDALESLIE
AMYMANGAN
MR. & MRS. DYERMICHELL
LOUISEOLIVAREZ
SUSAN H.PETERS
ConniePHILLIPS
ELLENPROSSER
DARRELLRILEY
JANICE L.SCHORFHAAR
JOANNSEMLER
JULIE SIEG & FAMILY
GARY & ELEANORSIMONS
MAITA
TERRYTREXLER
GWENDAWARD
GRACEYOHANNAN
NANCYYOUNG

BOOK COLLECTORS

CATHYACKERMAN
FRANK & ELLENAMATEA
CoreyAstrom
GLENDABELOTE
NANCY C.BEMIS
PATBISHOP
HELEN & DELBERTBOLLINGER
BETTYBROMAN
DONNABRYDON
ANNE M.CARR
MADONNA M.CHAPPELL
BETTYCHEATOM
NINETTECLAUSS
LINDACRAWFORD
GAILCROSS
RENEEDATZ
DOMINADAUGHTREY
DIXIEDONLEY
MARNYDONNELLY
JOHN & L.SUSANDUNN
HOWARD & KAYEPSTEIN
MARANELLFLEMING
RONIFREEDMAN
ROSEANNFRICKS
SANDRAFULLER
shaunGOLD
ANDREAGREEN
JOHNGREEN
LORETTAGRISSOM
DONNA R.HARRIS
JEANNEHENNINGSEN
REBECCAHUNTER
A.D.INNIS
TONIJAMES
CHARLES & SUSANKEITH
JAN & KEITHKNORR
PAT LAKIN & LARRY PHELPS
BIBILARSON
BETHMCCALL
ROBERT & MARYMOORE
JamesNeate
MELANIENORMAN
CASH & GWYNNPEALER
CHRISPOOL
JENNYSALPETER
Mary AnnSusdorf
CAROLESAVAGE
BILL & ELAINETRICE
LeenaWilliams
JUDYWILSON
JIM & KAYYANCEY
JUDIZANETTI

BIBLIOPHILES

APRILADAMS
VANESSAANGELLO
CherylARNOLD
GLORIA ARNOLD
KATHYBAILEY
CAROL & MICHAELBALBES
GREGBALLINGER
JOBARTLETT
SCOTT & LISABEAMESDERFER
JanetBehnke
GRETABLANTON
MARGIEBRICKEY
GINA & EDCAMILLERI
ANDREWCAMPBELL
THOMAS C.CAMPBELL
JUDITHCANNON
ELAINECARTER
DONNACHESMORE
PHYLLISCOHEN
DeborahCurry
CHUCKDECKER
EVADEEB
RUTH & LARRYDEXHEIMER
CAROLDOBBINS
TOMDOBBINS
WALTER & IRISEDWARDS
DonFare
PHYLLISFARROW
SUZGEERAERTS
PATTI & NATEGILMAN
DAVID & VICKIGINSBURG
JOLEENGONZALEZ
DEIRDREGRAY
JOAN & CARLGUSTAFSON
JOHN & JARLHAGOOD
ALLEN & NANCYHALL
LESLIEHAMMOND
TOBY S.HUNT
KARENHUTCHISON
JUDYJOHNSON
KATHRYNJOHNSON
JosephKays
HELEN T.KLOCKO
LOISLACEY
JaneLake
TOMLAKIN
MARYLAMP
DOUG & RENALANGLOIS
JAMES & JOANLEE
BARBARALEONARD
DIANELEWIS
JACKIELITHERLAND
YVONNE C.LITTLE
ROBINLUGER
PATRICIAMCBRIDE
JULEE & MIKEMCCAMMON
NANCYMCDONALD
SHARLAMCELHANEY
JOYCEMCNABB
GRACEMONAST
SUSANMORING
JANETNEASE
LENORENICHOLS
PAMNORFLEET
ThereseSchultz Nourse
DONO'LAUGHLIN
COLLEEN J.PALLAMARY
BARBARAPATRICK
DAVID & SHERYLPEALER
FLORISEPFEIFFER
MARY ELLENPOE
KARENRESCINITI
SUSANREYNOLDS
CharlesRingling
SINDYSATO
ABIGAILSCHAEFER
JULIASCHLABACH
DAVE SCHLENKER PHOTOGRAPHY
LEE & NICKISCHWARTZ
ALEXIASHADEED
DON & SHIRLEYSJOLUND
SUZANNESLAUGHTER
HELLENASMEJDA
PATSWANSON
PEGGYTHOMAS
DIANETREXLER
JOSHTURNER
MARLYNVALCHIN
LeslieWard
FAITHWEATHERHOLT
JIM & RUTHWELCH
SHIRLEYWELLS
SHARON B.WHICHELLO
ROBERTAWILDING
BETTY B.WILLIAMS
James H.WILLIAMS
SALLYWILLIAMS
ANNEWILTON
NICKWINERITER
LAURAWOOTEN
THE ZAMECKI FAMILY

BOOKWORMS

JohnAsfour
MargaretAttaya
LISAAUGUSTINE
JOHN W.BAKER
PHYLLISBARNES
SHIRLEYBARNES
ROBERTABEEMAN
JOYCEBEERS
JANICE M.BELL
PETEBELLI
RICHARD M.BELLI
RICHARD & BARBARABELZ
MaryBender
ANNE
BERRA
RHODIABERRY
BRIAN & CAROLBOVA
YVONNEBRUCE
LorraineBryson
DARLENEBURKHOLZ
LISACAPPS
DOTCAREY
DONALDCESARINI
SuzanneChiauzzi
CANDACECOAN
SALLYCOLLINS
Teresa Cook
JAMES L.COREY
LORICOTTON
JANETCLAYTOR
ANGELA
CUPIT
RAYDANHIRES
KIMDAY
ScottDurden
CAROLDURRENCE
VELMA V.EMERY
PhyllisEverman
MARIEFERENCE
SANDRAFERNANDEZ
VIRGINIANNE S.FINK
VALERIE A.GLEDHILL
FrankGuarino
SCOTTHACKMYER
BARBARAHADDIX
FernandHamel
ELSIE LOUHAMRICK
ELLWOOD H.HARPER
SALLYHARRISON
EVELYNHARTZ
RobertHauck
JO ANNHAWKINS
DR. KENNETHHOELTZEL
CAROLHOFLE
IRAHOLMES
DavidHoughton
ADELIAHUPP
JoAnnHutsler-May
PATTYINTERDONATO
KARENJENSEN
RACHELJOHNS
ANNA MARIEJOHNSON
BETTEJOHNSON
JASONJOZWIAK
JUDITHJUDY
JONATHANKAHN
SANDRAKELLOGG
RILEYKIEFER
LYNDAKINDER
LINDSEYKINNAUGH
SALLYKIRKLAND
KARENKOCIEMBA
StephanieLancaster
SHAWNLEARY
TommyLewis
JOANNE HLONG
LOISLOVERCHIO
JANETMAIDMENT
HOWARDMAUTNER
PAULAMCCAHON
LindaMcLeod
MARYMERENDA
CYNTHIA MERKEY
JoyceMills
JERRYMOEWS
REBECCAMOEWS
Ann MarieMusselman
JUDYNELSON
DONNAO'BRIEN
VirginiaOlesak
ANITA B.O'NEILL
EDGE & AMBERPACANA
AGNESPAVELKO
SANDRAPAYNE
SUNIPEREZ
ALICEPERKINS
KinleyPerry
LINDAPORTER
BARBARAPRICE
DOUGPRITCHARD
FLORENCEPRITCHARD
FLORENCEREICHELT
LINDAREIMER
GLENDARHODES
VIRGINIA CLAIRMONT &RICHARD ARNTZEN
ROBERTROBINSON
ROSA E.ROJAS
MARILYNROSS
DAVIDRUPPEL
MaxRussell
ROBERTSAPIRO
EduardoSanchez
LynneSchimmel
DR.& MRS.ROBERTSCHWARTZ
MARGIESEIBERT
MARGARETSHEARON
VirginiaSigman
ROBERT L.SIMPSON
MARTHA J.SINGELTARY
JanetSmallwood
SANDRASPRAGUE
DIANESPRENGEL
SpencerSolomon
SUZANNEST JOHN
SANDRASTIPINS
LAURENCE & MAUREENSUTTON
JerryTapscott
CAMERONTAYLOR
MARY JANETHIEDE
JULIA M.TIERNEY
PATVALERGA
MichelleVeale
SYLVIA K.VITAZKOVA
JEANNEVUILLEMOT
DORIS M.WATERS
CAMILLEWATSON
MARYWEBB
CHERYLWELLS
BARBARAWEST
WesleyWheeler
JEANNIEWHITE
PHYLLISWILLIAMS
LINDAWINCHENBACH
JOANWOODS
JEFFWRIGHT
JOANNEYANCEY
CLAYTONZIEGLER

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Quarterly Book Sale

Held in the meeting rooms @ HQ-Ocala Library
Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017
10am - 4pm



Early admission for Friends members only
Friday, November 3, 2 to 4 p.m.


Programs We Sponsor

• WORDS
• Summer Programs for Children
• Youth and Adult Programs
• Meet The Author! presentations
• Tuition Assistance for Library Staff

"Bookmarks," The FRIENDS' page in WORDS

More information about Friends can be found in the Friends Bookmark page of the quarterly WORDS newsmagazine, which is funded by Friends of the Ocala Public Library.


Hours of Operation

The Book Market

(352) 368-4591

Monday–Friday 10am–6pm

Saturday 10am–5pm

Sunday Closed

“A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.”

— ANDREW CARNEGIE

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