Book Recommendations and Potluck on Thursday, Aug 15

Book Recommendations in the Order of Submission

  1. Marsha Winer: Beneath the Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan
  2. Marsha Winer: When the Crawdad Sings by Delia Owens
  3. Marsha Winer: Unfreedom of the Press by Mark Levin
  4. Nina Prays: This is My God by Herman Wouk
  5. Marilou Lieman: Becoming by Michelle Obama
  6. Dana Weinberg: To Catch a Traitor by D.B. Shus­ter
  7. Ellen Cantor: The Library Book by Susan Orlean
  8. Ellen Cantor: The Other Americans by Laila Lalami
  9. Ellen Cantor: 1984 by George Orwell
  10. Esther Abramowitz: The Island of the Sea Women by Lisa See
  11. Sue Reese: The Rent Collector by Camron White
  12. Sue Reese: The Newcomers, Helen Thorpe
  13. Ellen Sherman: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  14. Ellen Sherman: The Plot against America by Philip Roth
  15. Linda Heman:Dead Wake,  The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, by Erik Larson.
  16. Gail Effros: Villa Air-Bel by Rosemary Sullivan
  17. Gale Schwartz : The Rabbi Finds Her Way by Robert  Schoen
  18. Sharon Gross: The Tennis Partner by Abraham Verghese

Food Contributions

Hot and Cold Drinks: Nina


Marilou – marinated carrot salad

Marsha – chicken salad

Linda – pesto cheesecake appetizer

Carrie – salad

Sue – broccoli salad

Claire – cold soup

Rose – fruit salad

Gail – salad

Carole: macaroni salad

Joan : caprese salad

Sharon: rice salad


Bonnie: El pollo loco chicken, salsa, tortillas


Fran – dessert

Gerry – desserts

Sheila – fruit

Charlotte – dessert