The next meeting of the Malverne Jewish Center Book Club will take place on Monday, February 24, 2020 at 7:30 pm.
The selection to be discussed is: The Debt of Tamar – by Nicole Dweck..
The book is available through the Nassau Library System as well as for Kindle users.
Bestselling author Nicole Dweck brings to life one of history’s greatest yet overlooked stories of love and resilience.
In 2002, thirty-two-year-old Selim Osman, the last descendant of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent, flees Istanbul for New York. In a twist of fate he meets Hannah, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor and an artist striving to understand a father she barely knows. Unaware the connection they share goes back centuries, the two feel an immediate pull to one another. But as their story intertwines with that of their ancestors, the heroic but ultimately tragic decision that bound two families centuries ago ripples into the future, threatening to tear Hannah and Selim apart. …
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