Author Saari to discuss book

MARQUETTE – Author and artist Christine Saari will read from her new book, “Love and War at Stag Farm, The Story of Hirschengut, an Austrian Mountain Farm 1938-1948” at 7 p.m. March 7 in the Peter White Public Library Shiras Room.

The book is a multi-layered true story told through a series of novelistic vignettes, is based on Saari’s own memories, her mother’s stories and a treasure trove of family letters, diaries and photographs. Stag Farm is still visited by the Saari family for three months each year.

There will be a book sale and signing opportunity after the reading. Admission is free. For more information, visit or call 226-4318.