A Sudden Country
Wednesday, October 16, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.
or Thursday, October 17, 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.
Inspired by her ancestor's chronicle, author Karen Fisher weaves a moving tale of two westward travelers, James MacLaren and Lucy Mitchell. Self-reliance and the pioneering spirit are their trusted companions; however, the unforgiving landscape of the Oregon Trail may prove too much for this unlikely pair to overcome.
Wednesday, September 18, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.
or Thursday, September 19, 7:00 -7:45 p.m.
Young Tommy Bedford idolizes rugged television cowboy Red McGraw, played convincingly by the handsome and charming actor Ray Montane. When his sister Diane weds Ray, Tommy is certain his dreams of campfires, cowboys, and rodeos will all come true in this fifth novel by Nicholas Evans, author of The Horse Whisperer.
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
In Rachel Joyce's debut novel, Harold Fry begins his day with a leisurely stroll to post a letter to his dear, ill, former co-worker Queenie. Harold surprises himself, as well as family, friends, and strangers too, as his small errand evolves into a 600 mile odyssey across England.