Culture Connect Featured Event
Books on the Common and Ridgefield Library present an Author Talk with Mark Slouka who will discuss his recently released novel Brewster.
“This beautifully written coming-of-age story sings with wisdom and heart. Slouka’s characters struggle to survive against a backdrop of remembered pain, routine violence,and the threat of being drafted to Vietnam, fighting to retain a friendship that may just be able to save them.” — Bonnie Jo Campbell, author of Once Upon a River
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Mark Slouka is the author of Lost Lake, a New York Times Notable Book. His short stories have appeared multiple times in the yearly anthology Best American Short Stories. He is a contributing editor at Harper’s and lives in Brewster, New York.
For more information and to register call 203 438 2282 or visit www.ridgefieldlibrary.org