July 6, 2008

Footnotes: Book Events for the Week of July 6

By South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Jul. 6--Barbara Parker, Dark of Day, at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Barnes & Noble, 591 S. University Drive, Plantation, 954-723-0489.

Barbara Fox, Murder Is Served, at 7 p.m. Thursday; Brad Thor, Last Patriot, at 7 p.m. July 17 at Murder on the Beach, 273 Pineapple Grove Way, Delray Beach, 561-279-7790

Coming up The focus will be on Jewish literature and culture during a five-part reading and discussion series at the Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Free registration is requested. Call 954-357-7443 or e-mail [email protected]

Barry University professor Andrea Greenbaum will lead the discussion "Modern Marvels: Jewish Adventures in the Graphic Novel" with a focus on Will Eisner's novel A Contract With God from 1 to 3 p.m. July 13.

Other discussions, from 1 to 3 p.m.: The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman Aug. 17; Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer by Ben Katchor Sept. 14; The Quitter by Harvey Pekar Oct. 12; The Rabbi's Cat by Joann Sfar Nov. 9.

Steven V. Gure, Life: A True Story, 2:30 p.m. July 20 at the Holocaust Documentation and Education Center, 2031 Harrison St., Hollywood. Seating is limited; rsvp Regina Burgess at 954-929-5690, ext. 209 or e-mail [email protected]

Victoria Christopher Murray, whose novels have landed on the Essence best-sellers list, will discuss her new novel Too Little, Too Late at 6 p.m. July 23 at Pyramid Books, 544-2 Gateway Blvd., Boynton Beach, 561-731-4422.

-- Oline H. Cogdill


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