The Hidden Treasure Beneath My Library

A true tale of books, librarians, a secret, and more books

Nicole Bianchi
Mar 1, 2019 · 12 min read

I remember the city’s public library as a vast, intimidating building with a seemingly endless series of steps ascending to three different floors.

Of course, as I was only seven, any large building felt gigantic. But I think the modernist architecture was also to blame. It…