Book picks as published in the October 11, 2017 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
His whole life : a novel
By Elizabeth Hay
Ten-year-old Jim and his Canadian mother and American father are on a journey from New York City to a lake in eastern Ontario, charting the deepening bond between mother and son even as the family comes apart. An exploration of how members of a family can hurt each other, yet find openings of love and forgiveness. Come to our StarFest event on Friday, Oct. 20 at 7 pm.
A Trial in Venice : a novel
By Roberta Rich
The thrilling conclusion to the best selling historical trilogy by Roberta Rich. Set five years after “The Harem Midwife,” Hannah is forced back to Venice. Her beloved adopted son Matteo has been kidnapped and is in danger once more. And this time, so is Hannah. See this StarFest author at the library on Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 7 pm.