Jean Meltzer’s THE MATZAH BALL, an #ownvoices romcom about a chronically-ill “nice Jewish girl” with a secret career as a bestselling Christmas romance novelist who’s forced to write the first Hanukkah romance, sending her for inspiration to the Matzah Ball, a high-end Jewish music celebration run by her summer camp arch enemy, to Emily Ohanjanians at Mira, in a very nice deal, in a two-book deal, for publication in fall 2021, by Carolyn Forde and Marilyn Biderman at Transatlantic Literary Agency (world).

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