Jewish Book Series


Great books, Jewish authors.

From mystery to identity, from conflict to rock n’ roll, this year’s Twin Cities Jewish Book Series has it all, featuring novels, biographies, memoirs, and a collection of short stories. Whether you’re meeting the author of your favorite book or finding your next great literary love, there’s something for everyone in this year’s lineup.

October 12: Journalist Curt Brown on The William Marvy Company of St. Paul
October 18: Israeli writer Assaf Gavron on The Hilltop
November 11: Rabbi Charles Sherman on The Broken and the Whole
November 19: Nationally-acclaimed Walter Mosley on And Sometimes I Wonder About You
December 3: Sheyna Galyan on Strength to Stand
February 11: Anthony David on An Improbable Friendship
March 20: Alina Bliumis on From Selfie to Groupie
March 22: Rebecca Kanner on Esther
April 14: Steve Katz of Blood, Sweat and Tears on Blood, Sweat, and My Rock ‘n’ Roll Years
May 5: Local author Rowan Pope on Six Chairs: A Holocaust Survivor’s Story



The Twin Cities Jewish Book Series is presented by the St. Paul JCC in partnership with The Friends of the St. Paul Public Library and the Sabes JCC, along with generous support from the George Kaplan Memorial Foundation.


For more information, contact Marley Richman, Jewish Cultural Arts Coordinator, or call 651-255-4757.