Australia Book Discussion Series

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Mon., Sept. 26, 2022 at 2 PM: The Secret River by Kate Grenville Moving between the slums of nineteenth-century London and the convict colonies of Australia, chronicles the lives and […]

In-Person Australia Book Discussion Series

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Mon., Oct. 31, 2022 at 2 PM: Dangerous Women by Hope Adams A debut based on the true story of the 1841 transport ship Rajah follows the experiences of a […]

In-Person Australia Book Discussion Series

Community Room 281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022 at 2 PM: The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline Sent to a Tasmanian penal colony after conceiving her employer's grandchild, a young governess befriends a talented midwife and an orphaned Aboriginal chief's daughter while confronting the harsh realities of British colonialism and oppression in nineteenth-century Australia. This is an in-person book […]