Book Club Selection #1: The Saturday Wife

Well, our book club is official. We had three books to choose from and the majority of you picked The Saturday Wife. Special thanks to Ciaran for suggesting it. Amazon says this about The Saturday Wife: Like Emma Bovary, Delilah Goldgrab longs for a better life. A Queens yeshiva girl, Delilah is prayerfully remorseful after fornicating with young, opportunistic Yitzie Polinsky, and quickly marries mediocre rabbinical student Chaim Levi, who is unable to provide her with a house, much less the glossy upper-middle-class life she longs for. When Chaim accepts …

From: Book Club? To: Book Club!

I’m really excited, it looks like we’ll have a book club here. I’m still working out the details, but so many of you have emailed me that I’d like to pick a book within the next 24 hours. Here are some of the criteria we will have for picking the book: Must be available in libraries (ie not a book released last week) Must be available in paperback We would prefer it’s available on Kindle We would prefer it’s available as an audiobook It should be read easily within 2-3 …