27 2014

JFB Program "A Secret Star"

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Congregation Knesset Israel 16 Colt Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201
413-445-4872 office@knessetisrael.org

Contact Nancy Maurice Rogers
413-442-4360 ext. 15

"A Secret Star" with author Sharon Flitterman-King.  Cost: $3.
"A Secret Star", historical fiction, written for both young adults and adults, is the story of a Jewish child hidden by Polish Christians during WWII.  Author will discuss why she wrote the book, how it was researched, themes and values she incorporated in the story, and how she added richness and detail drawing on her own experiences.  She grew up in southern CA and earned her BA, MA, and PhD in English Literature from UCAL Berkeley.