No, I confess I never expected to find the most beautiful library in the world (surely) in Kansas City: The Kansas City Public Library. A former bank, it’s been made over into a library with a coffee shop, theater, communtity spaces—all those things an ideal library should have. The former vault is a video room: how perfect. There’s an out-door life-size chess game. I could go on and on.
This is the entry:
This is looking into the coffee shop area:
(Photo above: Rebecca and me with Roger and Vivien from RainyDayBooks.)