Book Club

Join us monthly for friendly and thought-provoking discussions on books of Jewish content or by Jewish authors. All book selections can be found at the Houston Public Library. 

The Book Club meets at 12:30 PM in room 1A on the first floor of the J

The Collector's ApprenticeMonday, Sept 9 | 12:30 PM
The Collector's Apprentice by B.A. Shapiro

The bestselling author of The Art Forger and The Muralist delivers a page-turning historical thriller of art and revenge, or history and love, that will transport readers to 1920s Paris and America. 

Button ManMonday, Oct 7 | 12:30 PM
Button Man by Andrew Gross

After a string of New York Times bestselling thrillers, Andrew Gross has reinvented himself as a writer of historical thrillers. In his latest novel, Button Man, he delivers a stirring story of a Jewish family brought together in the dawn of the women's garment business and torn apart by the birth of organized crime in New York City in the 1930s.

The Girl from BerlinMonday, Dec 2 | 12:30 PM
The Girl from Berlin by Ronald H. Balson

In the newest novel from internationally-bestselling author Ronald H. Balsom, Liam and Catherine come to the aid of an old friend and are drawn into a property dispute in Tuscany that unearths long-buried secrets. 

For more information, please contact Esther Bethke at or 713.595.8186.