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Jewish Center of the Hamptons
Phone
631-324-9858
Email
Website
Location

Online

Date

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Cost

Free

Age

Adult,Teen/Tween

Join Acclaimed Author of ‘The Wartime Sisters’ for JCOH’s Virtual Book Club

Join author Lynda Cohen Loigman and Cantor/Rabbi Debra Stein of the Jewish Center of the Hamptons for an opportunity to delve into an interesting book, expand your thinking on a new topic or just meet new friends in the virtual neighborhood. Whether you’re an avid reader or just want to follow along with the group, our book club welcomes you!

MEET THE AUTHOR!
Author, Lynda Cohen Loigman, will be joining us virtually for a presentation, Q&A session and discussion about her inspiration for her book, and how she incorporated real life accounts of those who worked there during the war. Raised in Massachusetts, she received a B.A. in English and American Literature from Harvard College and a law degree from Columbia Law School. The Wartime Sisters, was selected as a Woman’s World Book Club pick and a Best Book of 2019 by Real Simple Magazine. She is currently at work on her third novel.

Please pre-register for the event by visiting: jcoh.org/bookclubYou may send your questions for the author to office@jcoh.org by Wednesday, May 20.

ABOUT THE BOOK | THE WARTIME SISTERS BY LYNDA COHEN LOIGMAN
This is the fictional story, rich with realistic relationship complexities, of two estranged sisters raised in Brooklyn. Both are burdened with their own shocking secret. In the early days of WWII, the two siblings are suddenly reunited at the Springfield Armory only to find that they couldn’t be more vastly different. While one sister lives in relative ease on the bucolic Armory campus as an officer’s wife, the other arrives as a war widow and takes a menial position in the Armory factory. Resentment festers between the two, and secrets are shattered when a mysterious figure from the past reemerges in their lives.

PURCHASE THE BOOK / E-BOOK
Download the eBook on Livebrary using your Suffolk County Library Card
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ACCESS THE CLASS WITH ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCING
We will be using Zoom Video Conferencing to host all of our virtual classes and other online community experiences.

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