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TJC Book Club

The Jewish Center's Book Club reads and discusses books of  Jewish interest.
The group meets usually on the third Tuesday of the month.   Relax with a good book -- and then join us for a lively and engaging discussion.  Anyone is welcome to participate, whether you enjoyed the book or not  even if you haven't finished it.

Multiple copies of our selections are usually available at the Princeton Public Library on the "Book Club" table. Or you can purchase the book from Amazon. Every time you go to Amazon from our website, The Jewish Center earns up to 15% of each sale.

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See the list of previous selections for a taste of the types of books we discuss. 

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Upcoming Selections:

Today was a taste of Spring--it really is coming.  Finally!  And, with Spring, Pesach is close behind.   Best wishes to all for a sweet and healthy Pesach with your family and friends. 

Last month we discussed how food helped Jessica Fector in her recovery from "Stir: My Broken Brain and the Meals that Brought Me  Home."   For this month only we will be meeting upstairs at McCaffreys @ 7:30 pm to discuss "The Secret Chord: a Novel"   by Geraldine Brooks.  

The author will be at the Princeton public Library on April 7 for a program:
https://www.princetonlibrary.org/event/geraldine-brooks/
 
All are welcome at our Book Club-- join us if you're interested in meeting women who love to read.   For future discussions, save these dates.   And, read these books:
  
  •  May 16  --   "Fabulous Small Jews"  by Joseph Epstein
  • June 20  --  "Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean : How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge "  by Edward Kritzier
  • July, date TBD  --Our annual potluck and video evening
  • August date TBD  --    Cathleen Schine's " They May not Mean to but They Do"
  • September date TBD  --  "The Golem and the Jinni"  by Helene Wecker

 
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