(In-Person Event) Morning Book Club: Her Hidden Genius

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area 281 Country Club Road, Avon, Connecticut

Join the Morning Book Club to talk about Her Hidden Genius by Marie Benedict. Best-selling author Marie Bendict tells the story of English chemist Rosalind Franklin who changed the world with her discovery, for which three men took the credit. Copies of the book and a reader's guide will be available to check out ahead […]

(In-Person Event) Morning Book Club: Into the Forest

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area 281 Country Club Road, Avon, Connecticut

Join the Morning Book Club to talk about Into the Forest by Rebecca Frankel. This is a gripping true story of a Polish family's two years in a forest escaping the Nazis. Copies of the book and a reader's guide will be available to check out ahead of time at the Reference Desk. Learn more about […]

(IN-PERSON EVENT) Morning Book Club: The Seed Keeper

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area 281 Country Club Road, Avon, Connecticut

Join the Morning Book Club to talk about The Seed Keeper by Diane Wilson. The Seed Keeper follows a Dakota family's struggle to preserve their way of life, and the sacrifices they make to protect what matters most. "A thoughtful, moving meditation on connections to the past and the land that humans abandon at their peril." (Kirkus […]

(IN-PERSON EVENT) Morning Book Club: The Least of Us

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area 281 Country Club Road, Avon, Connecticut

Join the Morning Book Club to talk about The Least of Us by Sam Quinones. The best-selling author of Dreamland returns with a searing follow-up that explores fentanyl and the groundbreaking steps communities are taking to end the opioid crisis. Apple Best Books of 2021 Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction Longlisted […]

(IN-PERSON EVENT) Morning Book Club: Remarkably Bright Creatures

Atrium, First Floor Reference Area 281 Country Club Road, Avon, Connecticut

Join the Morning Book Club to talk about Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt. Remarkably Bright Creatures is a story of friendship, reckoning, and hope that traces a widow's unlikely connection with a Giant Pacific Octopus ultimately leading to the truth about a thirty year old disappearance. "Poet and short story writer Van Pelt has written […]