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Twitter Book Club: Matti Friedman Joins Us Today at 1:30 p.m.

We’ll be chatting with the Times of Israel writer about his book, ‘The Aleppo Codex’ Read More

By / January 17, 2013

Join us today at 1:30 p.m. EST for the first Twitter Book Club of 2013. Times of Israel writer Matti Friedman joins us and the Jewish Book Council to discuss his book, The Aleppo Codex, the never-before told mystery behind an ancient text’s alleged disappearance. We’ll be talking Jews, books, and secrets, and everyone’s invited.

Follow along on Twitter with the hashtag #JLit and be sure to follow @MattiFriedman and @JewishBook.

What to do before then:

Cliffsnotes: Listen to Friedman discuss the book with Vox Tablet host Sara Ivry.

Context: Read Codex vs. Kindle, Matti Friedman’s Visiting Scribe blog post for the Jewish Book Council.

Reviews: Peruse the New York Times Magazine’s review of The Aleppo Codex, which they call a “High Holy Whodunit.”

We’ll see you at 1:30!