Month: April 2022

BIPL Sketchbook Project ’22

Pick up a sketchbook from the Reference Desk to participate in our Sketchbook Project. All sketchbooks will be scanned and archived to build a collection of Blue Island Public Library artists’ sketchbooks. A link to the sketchbooks will appear once we start receiving them.


by Min Jin Lee I recently read the book Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. It’s a multigenerational story focusing on the life of a Korean woman, Sunja. Sunja grows up in the period of Japanese occupation in Korea and paints life in the time in great detail. It also talks about the lives of her …

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