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Book Discussion Group

Monday, December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

All Kehilla members are welcome to join us for our customary meetings on the second Monday of the month at 7pm.

November’s book: Spies of No Country by Matti Friedman

December’s book: On Division by Goldie Goldbloom

Click here to see the list of 2019-20 book selections. 

For more information about the Book Group, contact Terry at mcglynnmandel@gmail.com.

Are you looking for other good books with a Jewish theme to read?  The Kehilla Book Discussion Group has been meeting monthly since 2008 and we’ve read quite a few.  Several people have recently asked for some names of books that we are reading so I am going to share some titles with you.  Perhaps you will find something you might enjoy.  Here are twenty to start with:

Always from Somewhere Else – Marj. Agosin

Can’t We talk about something…Pleasant – Roz Chast

December Project – Sara Davidson

Disobedience – Naomi Alderman

Forgetting River: A Modern Tale – Doreen Carvajal

Hare with Amber Eyes – Edmund da Waal

House of Memory – Marj. Agosin

King’s Ransom – Jan Berasely

Ophan #8 – Kim Van Alkemade

Postville – Stephen Bloom

Rashi’s Daughter I – Maggie Anton

Rashi’s Daughter II – Maggie Anton

Secret Chord – Geraldine Brooks

That’s Funny You Don’t Look Buddhist – Sylvia Boorstein

The Betrayers – David Bezmozgis

The English Teacher – Daniel Atir

The Zealot – Reza Aslan

You or Someone Like You – Chandler Burr

Zookeepers Wife – Diane Ackerman

We meet in the Fireside Room.

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Details

Date:
Monday, December 9
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizer

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Email:
info@kehillasynagogue.org

Venue

Kehilla Community Synagogue
1300 Grand Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94610 United States
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Website:
kehillasynagogue.org