Daytime Discussion: “The Four Winds” by Kristin Hannah
October 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 amFree
In October, we’ll be reading Kristin Hannah’s “The Four Winds”. We’ll meet on Monday, October 24 at 10:30am in the Fiction Room of the Library. After September 26, you can pick up a copy of the book selection from the Circulation Desk or call the Library at 860-582-3121 to make arrangements for curbside pickup. Large type and audiobook on CD are also available for this title.
You may register for this program by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. New members always welcome!
Synopsis: “Texas, 1934. Elsa Martinelli had finally found the life she’d yearned for. A family, a home and a livelihood on a farm on the Great Plains. But when drought threatens all she and her community hold dear, Elsa’s world is shattered to the winds.
Fearful of the future, when Elsa wakes to find her husband has fled, she is forced to make the most agonizing decision of her life. Fight for the land she loves or take her beloved children, Loreda and Ant, west to California in search of a better life. Will it be the land of milk and honey? Or will their experience challenge every ounce of strength they possess?
From the overriding love of a mother for her child, the value of female friendship and the ability to love again – against all odds – Elsa’s incredible journey is a story of survival, hope and what we do for the ones we love.”