1. I’d do anything for the library,” Ford said before his talk and book signing, which was organized by Barrett Bookstore. “I was a kid raised in the library in Mississippi.” He added, “It’s a social center. It’s a place where kids can come after school and be safe. It’s a place where thoughts can actually happen without the overseeing of the `thought police.’

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    Darien Library audience enamored by Pulitzer Prize winner - Darien News

    Richard Ford, entertaining our patrons and tearing down the dreaded Thought Police!

    (via darienlibrary)