Book Club: The Bridal Chair by Gloria Goldreich
The Book Club will meet next on Monday, November 6 at 10:30 A.M. at the synagogue where we will be discussing:
THE BRIDAL CHAIR by Gloria Goldreich - Beautiful Ida Chagall, the only daughter of Marc Chagall, is blossoming in the Paris art world beyond her father's controlling gaze. But her newfound independence is short-lived. In Nazi-occupied Paris, Chagall's status as a Jewish artist has made them all targets, yet his devotion to his art blinds him to their danger. When Ida falls in love and Chagall angrily paints an empty wedding chair (The Bridal Chair) in response, she faces an impossible choice: Does she fight to forge her own path outside her father's shadow, or abandon her ambitions to save Chagall from his enemies and himself? Brimming with historic personalities from Europe, America and Israel, The Bridal Chair is a stunning portrait of love, fortitude, and the sharp divide between art and real life.
After our book discussion, we will meet at Sinclair's Ocean Grill, 5 North A1A, Jupiter.
Please RSVP ([email protected] or 443-223-9729) and let her know whether you plan on coming to the book discussion AND whether you plan to join us for lunch afterwards.