Why Shop the JCC Book Fair?

Why Shop the JCC Book Fair?

Among the hundreds of titles you’ll find during the Book Fair

Cookbooks: “Lucid Food: Cooking for an Eco-Conscious Life” and “The Vegetarian Shabbat Cookbook”

Children’s Books: “The Little Red Hen and the Passover Matzah” and “Feivel’s Flying Horses”

Parenting: “Mom Still Likes You Best: The Unfinished Business Between Siblings”

Israel: “The Balfour Declaration: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict” and “Our Exodus: Leon Uris and the Americanization of Israel’s Founding Narrative”

Biographies: Joseph Telushkin’s “Hillel: If Not Now, When?” and “The Rebbe: The Life and Afterlife of Menachem Mendel Schneerson” and “Louis D. Brandeis”

Jewish History: “When They Come for Us, We’ll be Gone: The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry,” Abe Foxman’s “Jews, Money, and Anti-Semitism: The Story of a Stereotype” and “Levittown”

New Books by Great Authors: Heman Wouk’s “The Language that God Talks”

Fun Reads: “You Had Me at Woof: How Dogs Taught Me the Secrets of Happiness,” and “Yiddish Yoga: Ruthie’s Adventures in Love, Loss, and the Lotus Position”

New Fiction: Peter Manseau’s “Songs for the Butcher’s Daughter”

Local Authors: Buzzy Jackson’s “Shaking the Family Tree: Blue Bloods, Black Sheep, and Other Obsessions of an Amateur Genealogist”

Religion: “Digging Through the Bible” and “The Wisdom Books”

Popular Culture: “Jewish Comedy Stars: Classic to Cutting Edge” and “An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood”

Authors In Person:

“Bargain Junkie: Living the Good Life on the Cheap” by Annie Korzen

“A Privilege to Die: Inside Hezbollah’s Legions and Their Endless War Against Israel” by Thanassis Cambanis

“Capitalism and the Jews” by Jerry Z. Muller

“And God Said: How Translations Conceal the Bible’s Original Meaning” by Joel M. Hoffman

“Dave Tarras – King of Klezmer” by Yale Strom

About Kathryn Bernheimer

Kathryn has spent her professional life writing about, teaching, and presenting the arts. Founding Director of the Boulder Jewish Film Festival, Kathryn was Director of Menorah and ACE at the Boulder JCC from 2003 through August, 2019. The former film and theater critic for the Boulder Daily Camera, Kathryn is the author of "The Fifty Greatest Jewish Movies" and "The Fifty Funniest Films of All Time." kathryn.bernheimer@gmail.com

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