EHFOP Congratulates Annette Gendler On Nomination For 2017 Book Of The Year

EHFOP is proud to announce that Annette Gendler, one of our former Writers-in-Residence, is a finalist for the 2017 Book of the Year Award, which is organized by the Chicago Writers Association. The title of her new book is "Jumping Over Shadows," a memoir of a German-Jewish love that overcame the burdens of the Holocaust. The book will compete for four awards to be presented in January 2018. Congratulations Annette! Keep us posted.

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Annette's book can be purchased at Hemingway's birth home at 339 N. Oak Park Ave. in Oak Park, The Book Table - also in Oak Park - and at Amazon.

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