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29th Annual Book & Author Luncheon

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Best-selling authors present their latest works; includes coffee and pastries, and lunch. Featuring: Alice Hoffman, The World That We Knew ; Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, The Liar ; D.J. Palmer, Saving Meghan ; and Karen Dukess, The Last Book Party.

Tuesday, November 12, 9:00 am, Boca West Country Club

$110, Gold Members: $100, Platinum Members: $75

Call 561-558-2520 for information.

Generously underwritten by the Myrna Lippman Literary Fund, Lenore Tagerman, Marilyn Rothstein, Nina & Martin Rosenzweig, Beverly & David Feigus, Elsa Sheldon and Boca Raton Regional Hospital.

The Levis JCC Book Club

A monthly review and lively discussion of books.

Thursdays, 10:00 am (NEW TIME!)

  • September 5, D.J. Palmer, Saving Meghan, 2019
  • September 19, Karen Dukess, The Last Book Party, 2019
  • October 3, Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, The Liar, 2019
  • October 17, Alice Hoffman, The World That We Knew, 2019
  • November 7, Laura Lippman, Sunburn, 2018
    with special guest Margery Marcus
  • December 5, Colson Whitehead, The Nickel Boys, 2019
  • January 2, Jessica Yellin, Savage News, 2019
  • February 6, Joan Lipinsky Cochran, The Yiddish Gangster’s Daughter, 2018
    with special guest Joan Lipinsky Cochran
  • March 5, Rachel Barenbaum, A Bend in The Stars, 2019
  • April 2, Taffy Brodesser-Akner, Fleishman is in Trouble, 2019
  • May 7, Angie Thomas, The Hate U Give, 2017
  • May 21, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, One Amazing Thing, 2010

$8, Gold Members: $6, Platinum Members: Free
(Pay at the door, no pre-registration required)

Special Guest Appearance: Naomi Ragen

The novelist, playwright and journalist presents her latest work, An Unorthodox Match: A Novel.

Thursday, October 31, 2:30 pm

All tickets $25

A Literary Afternoon Series

Personal appearances by noted authors, discussions and book signings. Learn about their works and the creative process.

Tuesdays, 2:30 pm

  • December 3, Thelma Adams, Bittersweet Brooklyn
  • January 7, Jessica Yellin, Savage News
  • January 21, Jenna Blum, The Lost Family
  • February 11, Sara Blake, The Guest Book
  • March 10, Rachel Barenbaum, A Bend in the Stars

Series price: $110, Gold Members: $85, Platinum Members: Free

Individual program: $25, Gold Members: $20, Platinum Members: Free

This series is generously underwritten by Gerald Golden (of blessed memory), Charna Larkin, Elsa Sheldon, The Myrna Lippman Literary Fund and Boca Raton Regional Hospital. The Levis JCC is a member of the Jewish Book Network sponsored by the Jewish Book Council.