About This Event
As so many will attest, this New York Times Best Seller is a thought-provoking and entertaining read. Inspired by her own family history, in her debut novel Beanland takes readers to 1930s Atlantic City, where a multigenerational Jewish family grapples with the aftermath of a shocking tragedy over the course of a summer. Florence Adler Swims Forever is the winner of the 2020 National Jewish Book Award for Debut Fiction, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice and one of USA Today’s “Best Books of 2020.” Beanland will be interviewed by author Barbara Shoup of Indiana Writer’s Center\
For those ordering the book, pick-up is at the JCC (6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis, IN 46260). Please bring your proof of purchase (Eventbrite confirmation) with you.\
Price is per household. This event is virtual; Zoom link will be made available to registrants two days, two hours and 10 minutes before the program (this means registration will end 15 minutes before the program begins).\
This is a Jewish Book Council program.\
Sponsored by and presented in partnership with Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, with generous support from Lilly Endowment.