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Lunch with the Authors


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                                2014  Planned Giving Options

Interested to learn more about charitable gift annuities, tax benefits of different types of gifts, creating a legacy at Brandeis, steps in the planned giving process, updates on new laws that impact charitable giving, please :

visit interactive website:  http://givingto.brandeis.giftplans.org/

or call 1-800-333-1948 ext. 64069

or e-mail at plannedgiving@brandeis.edu


To donate to the Sustaining the Mind Campaign please visist:






Lunch With The Authors

April 2, 2014

10:30 A.M.- 3:30 P.M.


35 South 2nd Street, Campbell, CA,   phone  1-408 364-1900



        Minimum Donation - $72.00   Bookmarks (special donors) - begins at $90.00

Literary Line-up:

Maggie Anton is the award winning author of the historical fiction series, Rashi’s
Daughters. Back by popular demand, she was one of our authors in 2009. Her latest
book Rav Hisda’s Daughter , a 2012 National Jewish Book award finalist in fiction ,
is about the youngest child of the Talmudic sage Rav Hisada. Maggie lives with her
family in Los Angeles.

Paul Goldstein is a writer, lawyer and professor at Stanford Law School. He is one
of the country’s leading authorities on intellectual property law, now turned novelist.
His legal thrillers have been best-sellers and his latest Havanna Requiem has just won
the 2013 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction. Paul is a Brandeis Graduate and lives on
the Stanford Campus.

Caroline Leavitt is the New York Times bestselling author of 10 novels. Various titles
were optioned for film, translated into different languages and condensed in magazines.
Her latest, the Indie Pick, Is This Tomorrow is set in the 50’s in Waltham, MA.
It explores the complexities of family, loyalty and real love. Caroline is a Brandeis
Graduate and lives with her family in New Jersey.

Marissa Moss is a prominent children’s book author and illustrator who has penned
over thirty titles, including the popular Amelia’s Notebook Series. Her latest is Blood
Diaries: Tales of a Middle School Vampire. She has also recently launched Creston
Books, dedicated to publishing children’s picture books. Marissa lives in Berkeley.

Amy Sherman our moderator this year is a writer, recipe developer and culinary
enthusiast. Her blog Cooking With Amy has been rated a top five best food blog. She
has written books for Williams Sonoma and numerous corporate clients. Amy lives
with her husband in San Francisco

Watch for your invitation in the mail. To verify that you are on the mailing
list or for info, please contact Rocki Kramer at rockik@sbcglobal.net






All proceeds from these events will go towards the "Sustaining the Mind campaign" which supports basic research at Brandeis University in neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.









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