Germany Book Discussion Series: The Forest of Vanishing Stars

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Mon., Apr. 22, 2024 2 PM: The Forest of Vanishing Stars by Kristin Harmel Raised in the unforgiving wilderness of eastern Europe after being kidnapped, a young German woman, in 1941, vows to teach a group of Jews fleeing the Nazi terror how to survive in the forest until she is betrayed as her past […]

Psychological Thriller Book Discussion: The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Tues., May 7, 2024 7 PM: The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward When a neighbor moves in next door, a family of three—a teenage girl who isn’t allowed outside, a man with memory loss and a house cat who reads the bible—are terrified that the unspeakable secret that binds them together will […]

Germany Book Discussion Series: The Other Einstein

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Mon., May 20, 2024 2 PM: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict A tale inspired by the first wife of Albert Einstein follows the experiences of Mitza Mari, a female physics student at an elite late-nineteenth-century school in Zurich, where she falls in love with a charismatic fellow student who eclipses her contributions to his […]

Spring Psychological Thriller Book Discussion: All That Is Mine I Carry With Me by William Landay

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT, United States

Tues., Jun. 4, 2024 7 PM: All That Is Mine I Carry With Me by William Landay When the remains of their mother’s body are discovered twenty years after she went missing, three siblings must decide whether or not to believe their criminal defense attorney father is guilty of the murder or stand by him. […]