Meet Andrea Mays! Author of The Millionaire & the Bard the 2016 Winter One Book

Welcome back to Lake Villa District Library. Face coverings required, social distancing measures will be in place and a limited number of people will be allowed in at one time. More Information
Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Meet Andrea Mays! Author of our 2016 Winter One Book Selection, The Millionaire & the Bard.

Andrea Mays, like Henry Folger, has been possessed by a lifelong obsession with Shakespeare and his times. She spent much of her Manhattan girlhood holed up in the New York Public Library listening to vinyl recordings of performances by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

She earned degrees in economics from the State University of New York and UCLA, and teaches economics at California State University She was a presidential appointee to the U.S. International Trade Commission, where she served as economist to the chairman. She divides her time between California and Washington.

Book sale and signing will follow the event. Refreshments will be served. Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, by phone at 847.245.5115 or online at