"What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank," Nathan Englander. Loved this collection of short stories all centered about being Jewish. Some were serious, some were silly, but all were poignant and thoughtful.
Grace Reinhart Sachs is living the only life she ever wanted for herself. Devoted to her husband, a pediatric oncologist at a major cancer hospital, their young son Henry, and the patients she sees in.
The Invisible Bridge - Julie Orringer. A novel of Jewish families caught up in the machinations of World War II and their struggles to not only survive but stay together. Orringer keeps the reader turning page after page with anticipation.
The People of Forever are Not Afraid, Shani Boianjiu (September This novel, about the life of three teenage girls in the Israeli Defense Forces, is being billed as The Things They Carried meets Mean Girl
The Forgetting River: A Modern Tale of Survival, Identity, and the Inquisition, by: Doreen Carvajal. The unexpected and moving story of an American journalist who works to uncover her family’s long-buried Jewish ancestry in Spain.
Author Erika Dreifus sets the groundwork for Quiet Americans with two essential quotations. Never will it end,” observed Günter Grass. Asked Imre Kertész: “Which writer today is not a writer of the Holocaust?