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July 2020

Virtual Author Event with L. Annette Binder, The Vanishing Sky

Tuesday, July 21 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online (Zoom), 281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001
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Calling all WWII fiction fans: join us for a virtual author event with L. Anette Binder For readers of Warlight and The Invisible Bridge, an intimate, harrowing story about a family of German citizens during World War II. Included in the New York Times Book Review's Summer Reading Guide for Historical Fiction “There was no shelter without her sons.” In 1945, as the war in Germany nears its violent end, the Huber family is not yet free of its dangers or its…

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Virtual Author Event with Kristin Harmel

Tuesday, July 28 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online (Zoom), 281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001

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Kristin Harmel is the #1 international bestselling and USA Today bestselling author of The Winemaker’s Wife, The Room on Rue Amelie, and a dozen other novels that have been translated into numerous languages and sold all over the world. Join us as we discuss her new title, The Book Of Lost Names. About the book Eva Traube Abrams, a semi-retired librarian in Florida, is shelving books one morning when her eyes lock on a photograph in a newspaper nearby. She freezes;…

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August 2020

Local Author Festival: Young Adult/Middle Readers Author Panel

Monday, August 3 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
online zoom, 281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001

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Join us for an author panel featuring the talents of Beth Vrabel, Rick Collins, Julia Tannenbaum and Rebecca J. Allen. Please register and a Zoom link will be sent out the day before the event. Beth Vrabel The Newspaper Club Six kids discover everyone has a story and every story matters when they band together to create their own independent press after the town newspaper folds. Rick Collins The Providence of Basketball A hot shot basketball player faces his racism…

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POSTPONED: Before and After the Book Deal: Virtual Author Event with Courtney Maum

Tuesday, August 4 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online (Zoom), 281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001

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POSTPONED: Due to the storm, and high risk of power/internet outages, we are postponing this event. (Updated 8/4/20 at 3:00 pm) Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about publishing but were too afraid to ask is right here in this funny, candid guide by acclaimed author Courtney Maum Before and After the Book Deal: A Writer's Guide to Finishing, Publishing, Promoting, and Surviving Your First Book has over 150 contributors from all walks of the industry, including international bestselling authors Anthony Doerr,…

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*POSTPONED *Local Author Festival: Historical Fiction Author Panel

Thursday, August 6 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
online zoom, 281 Country Club Rd
Avon, CT 06001

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Due to ongoing power outages, this event is POSTPONED. Rescheduled date TBD Thank you!   Join us for an author panel of historical fiction writers! Little Miss of Darke County: The Origins of Annie Oakley Gary M. Krebs Phoebe Ann Moses, a poor young farm girl in 19th century Ohio who longs to hunt, faces family tragedies and is tormented as a prisoner of "the Wolves" before becoming iconic sharpshooter Annie Oakley. The Master's Daughter Vjange Hazle Set amidst the…

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