Gilded Age

Fall Season Gets Underway With Author Talks

Fall Season Gets Underway With Author Talks

Susan Schoenberger, author of "The Virtues of Oxygen," will speak Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m., at a free Tolland Public Library Foundation's Eaton-Dimock-King Authors Series event at Tolland Town Hall, 21 Tolland Green.

The novel is about Vivian and Holly, a widow and iron lung-dependent polio survivor who become close friends during the Great Recession. The book is the second by Schoenberger, a West Hartford resident and journalist whose debut novel, "A Watershed Year," was a prize-winner. She is director of communications at Hartford Seminary and teaches writing classes at the Mark Twain House & Museum in Hartford. Registration is required:...