Posted On: December 1, 2019
Author Meredith Wayne Price will share festive stories about the traditional German Christmas market depicted in his novel "Gretel's Cross" from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.
Hot cocoa and German cookies will be served.
Price was born and raised in rural Indiana and taught for many years in Germany, where he learned the German language and became immersed in the culture. His novel revolves around a girl who grew up in a medieval walled village in northern Bavaria. Her family confronts upheaval as the 20th century unfolds and world war erupts.
Registration is not required for this free program. For more information, call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.