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  • Oct 09, 2019

    Rebecca posted by Robyn

    Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier was published in 1938, and remains a timeless and thrilling gothic romance that keeps readers guessing until the very last page. The story is told through the eyes of an unnamed young woman who becomes the second wife of middle-aged widower Maxim De Winter.  He is rich and brooding...    Read More »

  • Sep 24, 2019

    Never Have I Ever posted by Robyn

    Amy Whey is living an ordinary yet idyllic life.  She is happily married with a baby boy, and has a great relationship with her teenage stepdaughter.  Amy enjoys her career as diving instructor, and her best friend Charlotte runs the neighborhood book club, which Amy agrees to host in her home.  One fateful night, Amy's secure lifestyle is threatened with the arrival of a new woman on the block.  Angelica Roux is a single mom to a teenage boy.  She is mysterious, beautiful, and dominant.  This...    Read More »

  • Sep 05, 2019

    Sharp Objects posted by Robyn

    Sharp Objects, written by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn, features Camille Preaker as...    Read More »

  • Aug 26, 2019

    Island of Sea Women posted by Robyn

    In Island of Sea Women, Mi-ja and Young-sook are two girls growing up on Jeju, a small Korean island in the 1940s.  Young-Sook is the daughter of the leader of an all-female diving collective, where girls learn to support their families by working in the sea’s...    Read More »

  • Aug 07, 2019

    The Summer Book posted by Robyn

    Here’s a great title for adult summer reading particpants looking for a book with “Summer” in the title.  The Summer Book is a quiet yet powerful novel about 6-year-old Sophia and her grandmother.    Read More »

  • Jul 22, 2019

    Two Books by Erika Swyler posted by Robyn

    In Light from Other Stars, Nedda Papas is an 11-year-old girl is 1986 who aspires to be an astronaut.  Her father Theo is a laid off NASA scientist working on his own secretive project that proves to have severe consequences.  Nedda and her classroom witness the horrific televised...    Read More »

  • Jul 16, 2019

    Avon Library Book Discussion posted by Amy

    The Avon Library Book Discussion Group will meet Wednesday July 17th at 6:30 pm to discuss The Keeper of Lost Things  by Ruth Hogan. Drop ins are welcome. If you have any questions please contact the Avon Library at 970-949-6797.    Read More »

  • Jul 08, 2019

    The Last Time I Lied posted by Robyn

    The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager is a page turning summer camp thriller where three girls go missing in the middle of the night near a nearby lake.  Emma Davis is 13 and the youngest of four girls in the cabin at Camp Nightingale.  As Emma dozes off one night,...    Read More »

  • Jun 24, 2019

    Daisy Jones and the Six posted by Robyn

    Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid is a fictional tale about what goes on behind the scenes of a famous rock band.    Read More »

  • Jun 05, 2019

    A Tree Grows in Brooklyn posted by Robyn

    "Serene was a word you could put to Brooklyn, New York. Especially in the summer of 1912. Somber, as a word, was better. But it did not apply to Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Prairie was lovely and Shenandoah had a beautiful sound, but you couldn't fit those words into Brooklyn. Serene was the only word for it; especially on a Saturday afternoon in summer."    Read More »

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