One Book. One Jewish Community
Share in this experience as we all read the same books and enjoy community-wide book discussions and author visits.
Button Man with New York Times bestselling author, Andrew Gross
Tuesday, November 27 • 7:30 p.m.
This new novel is equal parts historical thriller, rich with the detail of a vibrant New York City in the 1920s and 1930s, and family saga, based on Andrew Gross's own family story and on the history of the era, complete with appearances by real-life characters like mobsters Louis Lepke and Dutch Schultz and special prosecutor Thomas Dewey. Button Man cements Gross's reputation as today's most atmospheric and original historical thriller writer. Register by Wednesday, November 21.
Gateway to the Moon with author Mary Morris
Tuesday, February 12 • 7:30 p.m.
The remarkable story of a remote New Mexican town coming to grips with a dark history it never imagined.
The Lost Family with author Jenna Blum
Wednesday, April 10 • 7:30 p.m.
A vivid portrait of marriage, family and the haunting grief of World War II that spans a generation from the 1960s to the 80s.
Series Price: $50
Wine and light snacks served
Books for sale at the JCC
In partnership with
Congregation Beth Israel • Temple Emanu-El • Temple Beth-El Mekor Chayim • Temple Sholom • Westfield Hadassah • Temple Beth O'r Beth Torah