Author Reading: Wolf Season by Helen Benedict

Program Description: Author Helen Benedict reads from and discusses her new book, Wolf Season. Set in the Catskills, Wolf Season depicts the tragic aftermath of war on those who were a part of it and those close to them. Wolf Season will be for sale with a portion of the proceeds going to the library thanks to Spotty Dog Books & Ale. The author will be available to sign copies. A reception will follow the author reading.

Date/Time: Friday, October 12 at 6pm.

The Chronogram review states: Wolf Season is honest about suffering, trauma, and the difficulty of healing after war. . . [The novel] reminds us that we do what’s best for our family―our pack―even if it’s the thing that hurts the most.”

Helen Benedict is the author of seven novels, including Sand Queen, a Publishers Weekly “Best Contemporary War Novel”; five works of nonfiction, including The Lonely Soldier: The Private War of Women Serving in Iraq; and the play The Lonely Soldier Monologues. She lives in New York. For more information visit

This event is free and open to the public. It will take place in the community room, which is wheelchair accessible.

For more information email, call us at 518-828-1792 x101, or visit the main desk.