Monday, April 20, 2015

Join Amy Biancolli for lunch at Friends of the APL Book & Author event, Sat., April 25

The Friends of the Albany Public Library
for the
Spring Book & Author Event

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Community Room, Albany Public Library, 161 Washington Ave
Second floor (across from the new children’s room), 1:30 p.m.

Speaker:  Amy Biancolli

Topic: "Living and writing in Smalbany: A love story."

Amy Biancolli was born in Queens, grew up in Connecticut and holds degrees from Hamilton College and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

She has published three books so far: one musical biography, "Fritz Kreisler: Love’s Sorrow, Love’s Joy"; and two memoirs, "House of Holy Fools: A Family Portrait in Six Cracked Parts" about her childhood family; and “Figuring Sh!t Out: Love, Laughter, Suicide, and Survival,” about her husband, who died in 2011, and dealing with the blessings of life in the aftermath.

Luncheon Buffet
University Club
141 Washington Avenue (1 block from the APL)

Good food for $20.00

Checks payable to the Friends of the Albany Public Library may be sent to:
Friends of the APL, 161 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Reservations by Tuesday, April 21, 2015

For more information, please contact Roger Green,
Photo credit: Danny Richardson. Bio via and

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