ENCORE! Fiction Panel..Monday, November 4th @ 1:00pm($18)
Authors: Martin FletcherJACOB'S OATH
The Emmy Award-winning broadcast journalist presents his heart-wrenching and heartwarming new thriller, set in post WWII Germany. After his brother is murdered in a concentration camp, Jacob vows vengeance on the sadistic guard who killed him. Yet when Jacob finds love with Sarah, a fellow survivor, can he keep his oath as the time and opportunity for taking revenge arrives?
Michael Lavigne..THE WANTING
Winner of numerous awards for his first book Not Me, Lavigne's latest work confronts the moral questions surrounding religious extremism and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The story moves between an Israeli father injured in a terrorist attack; his 13-year old daughter longing for spiritual fulfillment; and the young Palestinian bomber seeking a martyr's reward, providing an intensely intimate and human depiction of the forces that unite, and powerfully divide, the region and its people.
Randy Susan Meyers...THE COMFORT OF LIES
Unrequited love, a reluctant adoption, marriage and broken trust; The Murderer's Daughters author returns with a riveting exploration of infidelity's collateral damage, and the dark, private struggles many of us, both men and women, experience but rarely reveal.
Sponsored by: Kitty & Hanford Gross; Terry & Harvey Hieken
Co-Sponsored by: The Roundtable
JCC Staenberg Family Complex - Arts and Education Building (View)
2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146
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