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Button Man
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Start date
January 1, 2020
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January 31, 2020
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2020 Books/Discussions
Why we're reading this
Chosen as the first book added from the list of 2020 suggestions. For why I selected it, see the "Early…more
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Latest Group Announcements
By Jan · 1 post · 22 views
last updated Jan 06, 2020 03:30PM
* Welcome to the Jewish Book Club!
By ✡ Shira · 119 posts · 235 views
last updated Jan 09, 2020 07:36PM
Introduce Yourself Here
By ✡ Shira · 49 posts · 89 views
last updated Jan 26, 2020 03:06PM
Feedback and a place to talk about changes in progress
By Jan · 5 posts · 22 views
last updated Jan 07, 2020 05:23PM
* WHAT ARE YOU READING? A place for remarks, recommendations or reviews
By Jan · 86 posts · 48 views
last updated Jan 18, 2020 07:23PM
Book Announcements, Awards, Recognition...
By Jan · 2 posts · 5 views
last updated Jan 26, 2020 09:10PM
Authors Announcing Their Work
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last updated Jan 20, 2020 07:50AM
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+ Nominations
This topic has been closed to new comments. Nominations for our March 2020 book
By Jan · 30 posts · 23 views
last updated Jan 20, 2020 01:05PM
2019 Book Discussions (Cont.) -- Dec: If All the Seas Were Ink
By Jan · 44 posts · 34 views
last updated Jan 20, 2020 06:38AM
Early Impressions of Spies of No Country, by Matti Friedman -- February 2020
By Jan · 1 post · 4 views
last updated Jan 23, 2020 07:20PM
Final Conclusions for Spies of No Country, by Matti Friedman -- February 2020
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last updated Jan 23, 2020 07:15PM
Final Conclusions for Button Man, by Andrew Gross -- January 2020
By Jan · 29 posts · 30 views
last updated Jan 22, 2020 10:22AM
Early Impressions of Button Man, by Andrew Gross -- January 2020
By Jan · 8 posts · 37 views
last updated Jan 13, 2020 07:06PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Re-Grouping
By ✡ Shira · 17 posts · 57 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 05:36PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. 2020 Book Suggestions -- Regrouping for 2020
By Jan · 71 posts · 79 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 05:31PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. 2020 Book Suggestions, including the Nov. 2019 letter to Shira -- Regrouping for 2020
By Jan · 28 posts · 33 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 05:23PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Book Suggestions from Members
By Stacey · 18 posts · 74 views
last updated Jan 15, 2020 05:58PM
By Fire, By Water, by Mitchell James Kaplan
By Hahtoolah · 1 post · 16 views
last updated Sep 16, 2018 10:54AM
The Last Watchman of Old Cairo
By Hahtoolah · 7 posts · 32 views
last updated Aug 30, 2018 10:10AM
Raquela
By Jan · 1 post · 3 views
last updated Jan 22, 2020 12:42PM
Joshua: A Brooklyn Tale
By ✡ Shira · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated Dec 03, 2017 12:16PM
The Seven Good Years
By ✡ Shira · 2 posts · 13 views
last updated Nov 04, 2017 07:41AM
The Street Sweeper
By ✡ Shira · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Sep 30, 2017 07:30PM
The Mapmakers Daughter
By ✡ Shira · 4 posts · 17 views
last updated Sep 08, 2017 08:59AM
Homesick
By ✡ Shira · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Aug 05, 2017 12:37PM
Disobedience
By ✡ Shira · 4 posts · 22 views
last updated Jul 23, 2017 03:13PM
Bringing Bubbe Home
By ✡ Shira · 5 posts · 16 views
last updated Jun 22, 2017 10:09AM
Memories of Evil
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 11 views
last updated May 18, 2017 02:32PM
Becoming Malka
By ✡ Shira · 6 posts · 24 views
last updated Apr 19, 2017 02:04PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Book of the Month Suggestions for 2017
By ✡ Shira · 55 posts · 170 views
last updated Apr 14, 2017 01:29PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Becoming Malka (2nd discussion)
By Mirta Ines · 20 posts · 33 views
last updated Apr 08, 2017 08:38PM
The Finkler Question
By ✡ Shira · 11 posts · 21 views
last updated Mar 16, 2017 05:51PM
Girl from Foreign
By ✡ Shira · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated Jan 26, 2017 06:30AM
* The books we read in 2016
By Jan · 1 post · 3 views
last updated Jan 15, 2020 06:09PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Safekeeping: Discussion Questions
By Erika · 4 posts · 24 views
last updated Jan 15, 2020 06:36PM
Mathematician's Shiva
By ✡ Shira · 6 posts · 39 views
last updated Jul 22, 2017 02:26PM
Safekeeping: Membership participation
By Amy · 36 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 30, 2016 02:52AM
Washing The Dead
By ✡ Shira · 8 posts · 19 views
last updated Dec 14, 2016 09:18PM
The Pinch
By Amy · 8 posts · 7 views
last updated Nov 29, 2016 10:46AM
The Yiddish Policemen's Union
By ✡ Shira · 6 posts · 12 views
last updated Sep 09, 2016 02:16PM
The Complete Maus
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 17 views
last updated Sep 09, 2016 12:51PM
John Lennon and the Jews
By ✡ Shira · 5 posts · 24 views
last updated Sep 09, 2016 12:49PM
The Contract With G-d Trilogy
By ✡ Shira · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Jul 27, 2016 04:44AM
The Kill Artist
By ✡ Shira · 4 posts · 17 views
last updated Jul 27, 2016 04:34AM
How Sweet It Is
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 16 views
last updated Jun 28, 2016 04:00PM
The Ritual Bath
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 12 views
last updated May 27, 2016 12:39PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Book of the Month Suggestions
By ✡ Shira · 48 posts · 109 views
last updated May 08, 2016 04:02PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Book suggestion
By Cindy · 9 posts · 43 views
last updated Apr 03, 2016 05:24PM
Hanns and Rudolf
By ✡ Shira · 4 posts · 15 views
last updated Jan 31, 2016 08:01PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Appology for Books out of order
By ✡ Shira · 5 posts · 23 views
last updated Sep 05, 2015 08:18AM
* The books we read in 2015
By Jan · 1 post · 1 views
last updated Jan 10, 2020 12:32PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist
By Jan · 11 posts · 32 views
last updated Jan 09, 2020 06:40PM
Songs For The Butcher's Daughter
By ✡ Shira · 16 posts · 40 views
last updated Nov 10, 2016 06:43AM
The Ladies Auxiliary
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 27 views
last updated Sep 09, 2016 01:00PM
The Family - Three Journeys...
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 25 views
last updated Sep 09, 2016 12:59PM
Like Dreamers
By ✡ Shira · 6 posts · 23 views
last updated Feb 21, 2016 02:05PM
The Rabbi's Cat
By ✡ Shira · 12 posts · 25 views
last updated Nov 30, 2015 05:22PM
A Pigeon and a Boy
By ✡ Shira · 8 posts · 24 views
last updated Oct 05, 2015 06:23AM
Crossing the Borders of Time
By ✡ Shira · 8 posts · 21 views
last updated Aug 02, 2015 02:32PM
The Beggar King
By ✡ Shira · 7 posts · 15 views
last updated May 14, 2015 11:02PM
As a Driven Leaf - March 2015
By Jan · 14 posts · 29 views
last updated Apr 06, 2015 11:44AM
Sweet Like Sugar - February 2015
By ✡ Shira · 28 posts · 38 views
last updated Apr 03, 2015 03:48AM
In the courtyard of the Kabbalist
By Mimi · 10 posts · 26 views
last updated Feb 01, 2015 09:57PM
Accidently Deleted A Poster's Post
By ✡ Shira · 3 posts · 16 views
last updated Jan 07, 2015 06:26AM
2019/2020 JBC Author Book Conference
By Stacey · 6 posts · 28 views
last updated Jan 22, 2020 09:11AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. 2018 Monthy Book List
By Tiffany · 2 posts · 37 views
last updated Jan 15, 2020 05:55PM
2019/2020 JBC Author Book Conference
By Stacey · 8 posts · 36 views
last updated Jan 09, 2020 03:26PM
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2020/3: We have six nominations for our 1st popularly chosen book-of-the-month, to read for March 2020. Which one shall it be?

The Marriage of Opposites
 
  12 votes 23.5%

The Huntress
 
  11 votes 21.6%

The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, #1)
 
  11 votes 21.6%

Waking Lions
 
  10 votes 19.6%

Toward a Meaningful Life, New Edition: The Wisdom of the Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson
 
  4 votes 7.8%

The Meaning of Hitler
 
  3 votes 5.9%

51 total votes
 ✡ Shira Hoffman
✡ Shira

Jan Rice
Jan

Stacey B.
Stacey

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