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 12:45 PM in room 1A on the first floor of the J unless otherwise indicated.

The Girl from BerlinMonday, Dec 2 | 12:45 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. 

The Only Woman in the RoomMonday, Jan 6
The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict

She possessed a stunning beauty. She also possessed a stunning mind. Could the world handle both? Her beauty almost certainly saved her from the rising Nazi party and led to marriage with an Austrian arms dealer.

Underestimated in everything else, she overheard the Third Reich's plans while at her husband's side, understanding more than anyone would guess. 


Save the Date!

Monday, Feb 3
Beneath the Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan 

Monday, March 2
From Sand and Ash by Amy Harmon

For more information, please contact Morgan Steinberg at or 713.595.8170.