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Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Letty Cottin Pogrebin | Shanda | Virtual Only

Letty Cottin Pogrebin | Shanda | Virtual Only

Shanda: A Memoir of Shame and Secrecy By Letty Cottin Pogrebin Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781637583968
Availability: Backordered
Published: Post Hill Press - September 13th, 2022

“Pogrebin writes with sympathy and affection...A wise, funny look behind the curtains of a family that, it would seem, has little to be ashamed of.” — Kirkus Reviews, starred review

An intimate memoir from a founding editor of Ms. magazine who grew up in a Jewish immigrant family mired in secrets, haunted by their dread of shame and stigma, determined to


Clone of Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: David Shaw | The Plagues of Pharaoh | Virtual Only

David Shaw | The Plagues of Pharaoh | Virtual Only

The Plagues of Pharaoh By David Shaw Cover Image
$25.19
ISBN: 9781647195540
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Published: Abuzz Press - June 20th, 2021

Ancient Egypt is a powerful and prosperous land filled with proud, modern, and pious people. Their Pharaoh is a descendent of the gods; touched by immortality and incapable of doing wrong. His people love, worship, and fear him as they do the god Ra who appears to them daily as the sun and whose departure they serenade at dusk every evening.


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Shaunna J Edwards and Alyson Richman | Thread Collectors | Virtual Only

Shaunna J Edwards and Alyson Richman | Thread Collectors | Virtual Only

The Thread Collectors By Shaunna J. Edwards, Alyson Richman Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781525899782
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Published: Graydon House - August 30th, 2022

"An unforgettable story of female strength, hope and friendship. This collaborative work is magnificent--a true revelation " --Pam Jenoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Woman with the Blue Star


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Tamar Haspel | To Boldly Grow | Virtual Only

Tamar Haspel | To Boldly Grow | Virtual Only

To Boldly Grow: Finding Joy, Adventure, and Dinner in Your Own Backyard By Tamar Haspel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593419533
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 8th, 2022

A love-letter to the unexpected delights (and occasional despair) of so-called “first-hand food”—meals we grow, forage, fish, or even hunt from the world around us. To Boldly Grow is “part memoir, part how-to guide and wholly delightful” (Washington Post).


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Jack Zipes | The Original Bambi | Virtual Only

Jack Zipes | The Original Bambi | Virtual Only

The Original Bambi: The Story of a Life in the Forest By Felix Salten, Jack Zipes (Translator), Jack Zipes (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Felix Salten, Jack Zipes (Translator), Jack Zipes (Introduction by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780691197746
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 22nd, 2022

A new, beautifully illustrated translation of Felix Salten's celebrated novel Bambi--the original source of the beloved story


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Rina Raphael | The Gospel of Wellness | Virtual Only

Rina Raphael | The Gospel of Wellness | Virtual Only

The Gospel of Wellness: Gyms, Gurus, Goop, and the False Promise of Self-Care By Rina Raphael Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250793003
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 20th, 2022

Journalist Rina Raphael looks at the explosion of the wellness industry: how it stems from legitimate complaints, how seductive marketing targets hopeful consumers–and why women are opening up their wallets like never before.

Wellness promises women the one thing they desperately desire: control.


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: J.G Schwartz | The Curious Spell of Madame Genova | In person and virtual

The Curious Spell of Madam Genova By J. G. Schwartz Cover Image
$13.25
ISBN: 9780578936666
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Joyce G. Schwartz, M.D. - August 21st, 2021

Intrigue, adventure, and mishap are just a sampling of what readers can expect from The Curious Spell of Madam Genova. Beginning with a set of beautifully constructed pocket watches, the reader follows their travel through history and the fantastic cast of characters who come into contact with them.


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Dan Grunfeld | By the Grace of the Game | Virtual Only

Dan Grunfeld | By the Grace of the Game | Virtual Only

By the Grace of the Game: The Holocaust, a Basketball Legacy, and an Unprecedented American Dream By Dan Grunfeld, Ray Allen (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Dan Grunfeld, Ray Allen (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781637270974
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Published: Triumph Books - February 15th, 2022

When Lily and Alex entered a packed gymnasium in Queens, New York in 1972, they barely recognized their son. The boy who escaped to America with them, who was bullied as he struggled to learn English and cope with family tragedy, was now a young man who had discovered and secretly honed his basketball talent on the outdoor courts of New York City.


Off Site Event: JCC Author Speaker Series: Shannon Sarna | Modern Jewish Comfort Food | Virtual and In-Person Options

Shannon Sarna | Modern Jewish Comfort Food | Virtual and In-Person Options

A satisfying collection of Jewish comfort food with classic dishes and modern variations.

Modern Jewish Comfort Food: 100 Fresh Recipes for Classic Dishes from Kugel to Kreplach By Shannon Sarna Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781682686980
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Published: Countryman Press - August 30th, 2022

A satisfying collection of Jewish comfort food with classic dishes and modern variations.


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