Jenna will present The Lost Family at the Rye Beach Club for a book group discussion and signing.
Jenna will present The Lost Family, sign books, and take Q&A at the Roth Family JCC in Orlando, FL.
To open the 2019 Concord Festival of Authors, Jenna will present The Lost Family and talk about writing in—as Walter Cronkite says in the novel—”tumultuous times, Mr. Rashkin, tumultuous times.”
Jenna will present The Lost Family, take questions, and sign her novels at Woodfield Country Club in Boca Raton, FL.
Please join Jenna and her friends Ron MacLean and Whitney Scharer in the library at Explorateur for a triple book reading—THE LOST FAMILY, Ron’s new story collection WE MIGHT AS WELL SET THINGS ON FIRE, and Whitney’s THE AGE OF LIGHT. There will be fiery cocktails, Baked Alaska, and of course a flaming Masha Torte. This event will be LIT!
Please join Jenna for a Lost Family presentation--& cooking demo! Jenna will get her Julia Child on to recreate an item from one of The Lost Family's menus (hopefully without *too* much rum).
Jenna will discuss writerly obsessions—including those in The Lost Family and Those Who Save Us—with Randy Susan Meyers, author of Waisted, at the Vilna Shul, the oldest synagogue in Boston. (Which Jenna looked at every day while writing Those Who Save Us, since she lived right across the street!)
CALLING ALL BOOK CLUBS!, foodies, and readers who love food, books, cocktails, conversation….Jenna is hosting a supper club LIVE from her apartment on the Facebook TV Page Book Studio 16 with novelist Whitney Scharer, author of The Age of Light. Jenna and Whitney will answer all the questions you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask writers while hosting a drink-off between The Lost Family Cocktail and The Devil Inside Cocktail, from Whitney’s novel—vote for your favorite! They’ll also feature food from The Lost Family’s menu and The Age of Light. Recipes will be provided—of course. To come to the party please CLICK HERE. CinCin!
THE LOST FAMILY PAPERBACK LAUNCH! + Launch of Jane Green's THE FRIENDS WE KEEP | An Unlikely Story, MA
Jenna will launch the paperback of The Lost Family in conversations with New York Times bestselling author Jane Green, who will be introducing her latest novel, The Friends We Keep. Please join us to celebrate—and bring your book clubs! Appetizers and cocktails from both books will be served.
Jenna and fellow historical fiction novelist Whitney Scharer will discuss their books--The Lost Family and Scharer's The Age Of Light--at a private brunch in Sudbury, MA. Please email Jenna if you wish to attend!
Please join Jenna and an all-star lineup of New England authors at the Newburyport Literary Festival, Newburyport MA.
9 AM: The Lost Family Presentation
2:30 PM: A Readable Feast: Food in Fiction. Jenna will discuss the importance of food in her books with sister novelists Louise Miller and Miriam Parker.
Jenna will present on two panels Saturday, April 20 at the Unbound Book Festival:
WWII Fiction, including Those Who Save Us and The Lost Family, a conversation with Lynda Cohen Loigman, author of The Wartime Sisters;
The Craft of Writing, a panel discussion with Christopher Castellani, author of Leading Men, and Crystal Wilkinson, author of The Birds of Opulence.
Stay tuned for specific time and location! For more information about Unbound Book Festival, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
Jenna will present The Lost Family in conversation about trauma’s effects in life and fiction with Sylvia Ruth Gutmann, Holocaust survivor and author of A Life Rebuilt.
Jenna will present, discuss, and sign The Lost Family in her childhood home state of New Jersey in the JCC of Central NJ, Scotch Plains.
Please join Jenna at one of her favorite events of the year: the Grub Street Muse & Marketplace Literary Conference!, hosted by the writing school Jenna has taught workshops for since 1997 and voted the Top Writers’ Conference in the country by The Writer Magazine.
For more information about the marvelous and magical Muse, please click HERE.
Why do writers have to be literate in social media? Isn’t it enough that we write the books? In Jenna’s workshop, writers can explore their options in the seemingly limitless social media universe and determine what works best for them. To sign up, please CLICK HERE.
The Lost Family Presentation, In Conversation with Alyson Richman II | Jewish Federation of Greater Naples, FL
Jenna will present, discuss, and sign The Lost Family at the Jewish Federation of Greater Naples, FL in conversation with New York Times bestseller Alyson Richman, who will be presenting her new novel The Secret of Clouds . * please note: this is a separate event from the 2.27 discussion with Alyson Richman *
The Lost Family Presentation, In Conversation with Alyson Richman I | Jewish Congregation of Marco Island
Jenna will host historical novelist Pam Jenoff in conversation at bookstore/ cafe An Unlikley Story to talk about Pam’s latest book THE LOST GIRLS OF PARIS—out February 2019 and already a New York Times bestseller! To register for this free event, please CLICK HERE.