‘A River Could Be a Tree’ Author Himsel Speaks Sunday at Temple Emanu-El

Angela Himsel, author of, “A River Could Be a Tree.” (Courtesy photograph.)

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Angela Himsel, who has released her memoir, “A River Could Be a Tree,” comes to Haverhill Sunday morning as part of Temple Emanu-El’s 2019 author series.

“A River Could Be a Tree” traces Himsel’s personal journey to Judaism. One of 11 children in a devout evangelical Christian family in rural Indiana, today she is a practicing Jew living in Manhattan.

Himsel speaks at 10 a.m., after a continental breakfast, beginning at 9:30, at Temple Emanu-El, 514 Main St., Haverhill.

A donation of $10 per person is requested. Walk-ins are welcome and copies of her book will be available for purchase and signing following the program.

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