Alper JCC Jewish Book Festival – Geraldine BrooksClasses, Workshops & Lectures
Geraldine Brooks is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and the international bestsellers Caleb’s Crossing, Year of Wonders and People of the Book. In her newest novel The Secret Chord, Brooks focuses on the life of King David, one of literature’s richest and most enigmatic figures, and presents an saga of faith, desire, ambition, betrayal, and power. The story follows his journey from obscurity to beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished old age. Admission is free for author presentation and refreshments.