accomplished author and Illinois native Diane Johnson talk about her new
memoir, “Flyover Lives,” Thursday, January 23, at 7 p.m. at Cook Park Library,
413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. A two-time Pulitzer Prize–nominee, Johnson
is best known for her satirical novels such as “Le Divorce,” which was adapted
into a popular Hollywood movie. Part of the library’s Authors Out Loud series, the
event is free and open to the public; registration is required. Sign up at webres.cooklib.org or by calling 847-362-2330. Books will be available for purchase and signing, courtesy of Lake Forest Book Store.