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  • Jan 15, 2019

    Avon Library Book Discussion posted by Amy

    The Avon Library Book Discussion Group will meet Wednesday January 16th at 6:30 pm to discuss The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry. Drop ins are welcome. If you have any questions please contact the Avon Library at 970-949-6797.    Read More »

  • Jan 04, 2019

    Outlander posted by Robyn

    Claire Randall has reunited with her husband Frank in 1945.  The newlyweds were separated by WWII circumstances, where Frank fought and Claire served as a combat nurse. As they take a second honeymoon in Scotland, they discover an enchanting yet mysterious circle of stones, resembling Stonehenge.  When Claire goes out alone one morning to see the stones, she is catapulted to the Scotland Highlands in 1743.    Read More »

  • Dec 20, 2018

    Crazy Rich Asians posted by Robyn

    Rachel Chu is an ABC – an American-Born Chinese.  She is a young woman in a serious relationship with boyfriend Nicholas Young, whom she met in college.  When Nick invites her to his family home to attend his best friend’s wedding, she accepts.  Rachel is unaware that unpretentious Nick is an heir to a massive Asian family fortune, so has no idea what she is in for as they travel to Singapore for the summer.  She gets her first clue when she sees Nick’s family home/palace.  Rachel gets more...    Read More »

  • Dec 11, 2018

    Christmas at Thompson Hall posted by Robyn

    Christmas at Thompson Hall, a fun seasonal edition by 19th century classic English novelist Anthony Trollope, offers up an assortment of five holiday stories in Victorian England with a combination of humor and romance.  A mustard concoction, a denouncement...    Read More »

  • Nov 27, 2018

    The Immortalists posted by Robyn

    New York City, 1969 introduces the Gold family – a Jewish couple with two daughters and two sons ranging from age 7 to 13.  When second oldest sibling Daniel hears of a local psychic who can reveal the dates of their deaths, the children are intrigued and sneak out to visit the mysterious woman who does these readings for free.  The ominous woman speaks with each child individually, and after telling each one what day they will die, they are distressed to the point of not wanting to talk about...    Read More »

  • Nov 13, 2018

    The Dollhouse posted by Robyn

    The Dollhouse by Fiona Davis alternates between present day and 1952, taking place at the famous Barbizon Hotel in New York City.  1952 introduces young Darby McLaughlin, a secretarial student who finds herself living on the same floor with glamourous models.  Darby is...    Read More »

  • Nov 08, 2018

    Avon Library Book Discussion posted by Amy

    The Avon Library Book Discussion Group will meet Wednesday November 14th at 6:30 pm to discuss The Burning Girl by Claire Messud. Drop ins are welcome. If you have any questions please contact the Avon Library at 970-949-6797.    Read More »

  • Oct 22, 2018

    Baby Teeth posted by Robyn

    Many other stories may come to mind when reading Zoje Stage's popular debut novel, Baby Teeth.  The reader might be reminded of The Bad Seed, The Omen, or We Need to Talk About Kevin.  Seven-year-old...    Read More »

  • Oct 16, 2018

    Avon Library Book Discussion posted by Amy

    The Avon Library Book Discussion Group will meet Wednesday October 17th at 6:30 pm to discuss Georgia: A Novel of Gerogia O'Keeffee  by Dawn Tripp. Drop ins are welcome. If you have any questions please contact the Avon Library at 970-949-6797.    Read More »

  • Oct 09, 2018

    Two Books by Ruth Ware posted by Robyn

    The Lying Game is the story of four young women who were infamous for playing “the lying game” at an English channel boarding school in their youth, before they were all mysteriously expelled after the untimely death of an instructor.  The game consisted of telling small...    Read More »

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