Book Club Previous Reading

A

Abraham, Pearl
The Seventh Beggar

L

Lagnado, Lucette
The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit
 

Abse, Dannie 
Ash on a Young Man’s Sleeve 

 

Lapid, Haim
Breznitz
 

Aciman, Andre
Call Me By Your Name,
Out of Egypt

 

Larson, Erik
In the Garden of Beasts
 

Agnon, S. Y.
A Simple Story and
To This Day

  Laskin, David
The Family
 

Albright, Madeline
Prague Winter

 

Lavigne, Michael
Not Me
 

Alderman, Naomi
The Liars' Gospel

 

LeBor, Adam
City of Oranges
 

Alexy, Trudi
The Mezuzah in the Madonna's Foot

 

Levy, Naomi
To Begin Again
 

Almagor, Gila
Under the Domin Tree

 

Levy, Primo
Periodic Table
 

Appanah, Nathacha
The Last Brother

 

Lewis, Bernard
What Went Wrong
 

Appelfeld, Aharon
Iron Tracks,
Katerina
and
The Conversion

 

Lichtenstein, Rachel & Ian Sinclair
Rodinsky's Room
 

Apple, Max
Roommates

 

Lipman, Elinor
The Inn at Lake Devine
 

Attenberg, Jami
The Middlesteins

 

Liss, David
Coffee Traders and
A Conspiracy of Paper
 

Auslander, Shalom
Foreskin’s Lament

M Makiya, Kanan
The Rock

B

Balson, Ronald
Once We Were Brothers,
Saving Sophie
  Malamud, Bernard
The Assistant and
The Fixer

 

Beer, Edith
WThe Nazi Officer's Wife
  Manseau, Peter
Songs for the Butcher's Daughter

 

Begley, Louis
Wartime Lies
  Markovitz, Anouk 
I Am Forbidden

 

Bellow, Saul
The Actual
  Mayer, Yitzchak
Silent Letter

 

Bellow, Saul
Herzog
  Mc Bride, James
The Color of Water

 

Benioff, David 
The City of Thieves
  Memmi, Albert
Pillar of Salt

 

Benjamin, Marina
Last Days in Babylon
  Michaels, Anne
Fugitive Pieces

 

Bernstein, Harry
The Invisible Wall
  Miles, Jack
God: A Biography
  Bezmozgis, David
The Betrayers
  Miller, Rebecca
Jacob's Folly

 

Bloom, Stephen
Postville
  Mirvis, Tova
The Ladies Auxiliary

 

Brooks, Geraldine
People of the Book
  Morton, Frederic
The Rothschilds

 

Buck, Pearl S.
Peony
N Nahai, Gina
Moonlight on the Avenue of Faith

C

Cahan, Abraham
The Rise of David Levinsky
  Nattel, Lilian
The River Midnight

 

Cahill, Thomas
The Gift of the Jews

 

Némirovsky, Irène
Suite Française

 

Canin, Ethan
Carry Me Across the Water

O

Oates, Joyce Carol
The Tattooed Girl

 

Carner, Talia 
Jerusalem Maiden

 

Obejas, Achy
The Days of Awe

 

Chabon, Michael
The Amazing Adventures of 
Kavalier and Clay,
The Final Solution,
and The Yiddish Policemen’s Union

 

O'Brien, Darcy
The Hidden Pope

 

Cohen, Rich
Israel is Real,
Sweet & Low
and
Tough Jews

 

Olsen, Tillie
Tell Me a Riddle

 

Cowan, Paul
An Orphan in History

 

Oren, Ram
Gertruda’s Oath
D Deen, Shulem
All Those Who Go Do Not Return

 

Oz, Amos
Black Box,
Judas,
My Michael,

The Panther in the Basement
A Perfect Place and
A Tale of Love and Darkness

 

de Waal, Edmund
The Hare with Amber Eyes

 

Ozick, Cynthia
Heir to the Glimmering World

 

de Rosnay, Tatiana
Sarah’s Key

 

Ozick, Cynthia
The Messiah of Stockholm,
The Puttermesser Papers
and
The Shawl

 

Diamant, Anita
The Boston Girl,
The Red Tent

P

Park, Jacqueline
The Secret Book of Grazia Dei Rossi

 

Doctorow, E. L.
The Book of Daniel

 

Perera, Victor
The Cross and the Pear Tree

 

Doctorow, E. L.
City of God

 

Piercy, Marge
He, She & It

 

Dubner, Stephen
Turbulent Souls

 

Pogrebin, Letty Cottin
Three Daughters

 

Duffy, Peter
The Bielski Brothers

 

Potak, Chaim
The Chosen,
Davita's Harp,
The Gates of November
and
My Name is Asher Lev

E

Eco, Umberto 
The Prague Cemetery

 

Powers, Charles T.
In the Memory of the Forest

 

Eliot, George
Daniel Deronda

R

Ragan, Naomi
The Ghost of Hannah Mendes and
The Sisters Weiss

 

Elon, Emunah 
If You Awaken Love

 

Raphael, Lev
The German Money

 

Epstein, Edward Jay
Dossier

 

Rees, Matt Beynon
The Collaborator of Bethlehem

 

Eve, Nomi
The Family Orchard

 

Regen, Naomi
Sotah

F

Fallenberg, Evan
Light Fell

 

Reisman, Nancy
The First Desire
  Fast, Howard
My Glorius Brothers

 

Richler, Mordecai
Barney's Version

 

Feiler, Bruce
Abraham: A Journey to the 
Heart of Three Faiths

 

Roiphe, Ann
1185 Park Avenue and
Loving Kindness

 

Feldman, Deborah
Unorthodox
 

Rojstaczer, Stuart
The Mathematician’s Shiva

 

Feliciano, Hector
The Lost Museum

 

Rosen, Jonathan
Eve's Apple,
Joy Comes in the Morning and
The Talmud and the Internet

 

Ferber, Edna
Fanny Herself

 

Rosenbaum, Thane
How Sweet It Is and
The Golems of Gotham

 

Feuchtwanger, Lion
Power (Jud Suss)

 

Rosen, Renee
Windy City Blues

 

Fine, Marcia
The Blind Eye

 

Roth, Henry
Call It Sleep
  Fishman, Boris
A Replacement Life

 

Roth, Philip
American Pastoral,
Everyman,
The Human Stain
,
I Married a Communist,
Operation Shylock,
Patrimony and
The Plot Against America

 

Foer, Jonathan Safran
Everything is Illuminated and
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

S

Sabar, Ariel
My Father's Paradise
  Friedman, Matti
The Aleppo Codex

 

Sarna, Jonathan 
When General Grant Expelled the Jews

G

Gavron, Assaf
Almost Dead

 

Schlink, Bernhard
The Reader

 

Glickman, Mary
One More River

 

Schulberg, Budd
What Makes Sammy Run

 

Goldberg, Myla
The Bee Season

 

Schwartz, Lynn Sharon
Disturbances in the Field

 

Goldsmith, Martin
The Inextinguishable Symphony

 

Schwarz, Bart
The Last of the Just

 

Goodman, Allegra
Kaaterskill Falls

 

Scliar, Moacyr
The Centaur in the Garden

 

Gordon, Mary
The Shadow Man

 

Sebald, Winfried G.
Austerlitz

 

Gregory, Jill & Karen Tintori
The Book of Names

 

Segal, Francesca
The Innocent

 

Grossman, David
A Horse Walks Into a Bar,
See Under: Love,
Zig Zag Kid

 

Shalev, Meir
A Pigeon and A Boy and
The Blue Mountain

 

Gruber, Ruth
Raquela: A Woman of Israel

 

Shavit, Ari
My Promised Land
  Gundar-Goshen, Ayelet
Waking Lions

 

Shepart, Sadia
The Girl From Foreign

 

Gur, Batya
Literary Murder,
Murder In Jerusalem
and
The Saturday Morning Murder

 

Shteyngart, Gary
The Russian Debutante's Handbook

 

Gutfreund, Amir
Our Holocaust

 

Silva, Daniel
The English Assassin
H Hannah, Kristin
The Nightingale

 

Singer, I. B.
The Certificate,
The Family Moskat,
Satan in Goray,
Shadows on the Hudson
and
The Slave

 

Hamill, Pete
Snow in August

 

Singer, I. J.
The Brothers Ashkenazi

 

Hegi, Ursula
Stones from the River

 

Sofer, Dalia
The Septembers of Shiraz

 

Heller, Zoe 
The Believers
  Soh, Ruth
Crossing Cairo

 

Hoffman, Alice
The Dovekeepers,
The Marriage of Opposites

 

Solomon, Anna 
The Little Bride

 

Hoffman, Eva
Lost in Translation

 

Steinberg, Milton
As a Driven Leaf

 

Horn, Dara
A Guide to the Perplexed,
All Other Nights
and
The World to Come

 

Stollman, Arye Lev
The Far Euphrates and
The Illuminated Soul

 

Houghteling, Sarah
Pictures at an Exhibition

 

Stone, Robert
Damascus Gate

I

Isler, Alan
The Prince of West End Avenue

W

Waldman, Ayelet
Love and Treasure
J Jacobs, A.J.
The Year of Living Biblically

 

Wiesel, Elie
The Lawgiver,
Night
and
The Testament

 

Jacobson, Howard
The Finkler Question and
J

 

Wouk, Herman
The Hope,
Majorie Morningstar

K

Kafka, Franz
The Trial

Y

Yalom, Irvin
The Spinoza Problem

 

Kamenetz, Roger
The Jew in the Lotus

 

Yehoshua, A. B.
The Extra,
Friendly Fire,
A Journey to the End of the Millennium,
The Liberated Bride,
The Lover,
Mr. Mani
and
A Woman in Jerusalem

 

Kanon, Joseph
Alibi

 

Yellin, Tamar
The Genizah at the House of Shepher

 

Kazin, Alfred
A Walker in the City

 

Yezeirska, Anzai
Bread Givers

 

Keilson, Hans
Comedy in a Minor Key

Z

Zimler, Richard
The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon

 

Kertesz, Imre
Fatelessness

 

Zusak, Markus
The Book Thief

 

Kertzer, David
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

 

Zwi, Rose 
Another Year in Africa

 

Kirsch, Jonathan
The Short, Stranger Life of Herschel Grynszpan
   

 

Kluger, Steve
Last Days of Summer
   

 

Krauss, Nicole
The History of Love
   

 

Kushner, Tony
Angels in America