Honor Book Recipients

Remember a loved one or honor a special event by sponsoring a select item in the collection. A bookplate inserted in the item names both the individual being honored and the donor. If you are interested in sponsoring an item, call (630) 960-1200 or email Kira Riddle, kriddle@dglibrary.org. Our most recent honor books include:

In Memory of:


Patricia Kot given by Barney and Kay Keating

Finding Dory: A Big Golden Book by Bill Scollon

Finding Dory: Dory’s Story by Bill Scollon

Finding Dory: Fish Talk by Suzanne Francis

Finding Dory: A Little Golden Book by Amy Novesky


Mary Jane Faulkner given by Downers Grove Music Club

The Broadway Song: A Singer’s Guide by Mark Ross Clark


Colleen Morrison given by Diane Jakosz

I Wish You More by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenhelf


Colleen Morrison given by Sara Pemberton

Kangaro Kisses by Nandana Dev Sen

Poor Little Guy by Elanna Allen

My Old Pal, Oscar by Amy Hest

Woodpecker Wants a Waffle by Steve Breen

It Came in the Mail by Ben Clanton


Anna Faye Trent given by Andy, Sandy, and Kelsey Conner

Pots and Pans by Patricia Hubbell

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle

Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane

Liz Learns a Lesson by Callie Barkley

Marion Takes a Break by Callie Barkley


Theresa C. Remsik given by The Staff, Downers Grove Public Library

America’s Best Ribs: 100 Recipes for the Best. Ribs. Ever. by Arthur Aguirre


In Honor of:


Emily Wootten given by Diane Jakosz

Little Red by Bethan Woolvin