Book Club meeting update

The Morning Book Club will meet in the Temple Concord library and on Zoom on Wednesday, May 4, at 10:30 am. The book to be discussed will be “A Place at the Table” by Saadia Faruqi and Laura Shovan, a middle grade children’s novel about two families of first generation immigrants in America brought together via cooking and good food. Following the book discussion, the club will choose the books members will read during the next reading season. Members of the club who attend in person are invited to go out to lunch after the meeting ends. 

The last meeting of the 18th “chai” reading season will be held on Wednesday, June 1. The book to be discussed is “Exile Music: A Novel” by Jennifer Steil. The author will join the discussion on Zoom and read from her book. (An interview with Steil will appear in a future issue of The Reporter. The Reporter’s review of the book can be found here.) 

For more information or the Zoom link, e-mail Merri Pell-Preus at