Editor's Picks

Jewish Literary Map of NYC

Inspired by some of the wonderful literary maps we've seen around the web, Jewish Book Council decided to design one with a Jewish literary angle.

Now Available: 2016 National Jewish Book Award Guidelines

Find the guidelines and submission forms for the 2016 National Jewish Book Awards here.

Summer 2016 Jewish Book Preview

Be the first to discover the newest titles with Jewish Book Council's seasonal list of books to look out for in the months to come.

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JBC Book Clubs

The Imperial Wife

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by David A. Poulsen

A YA graphic novel about Holocaust denial, 'Numbers' a sleeper with a complex plot which will thoroughly engage teenage readers. read more

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From the JBC Blog

Spies, in the Galapagos Islands?

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The true stories of Frances and Ainslie Conway, the American couple cast as spies on the Galapagos Islands in Allison Amend's novel Enchanted Islands.

Staff Picks for July 2016

by Salma Falah
Find out what the Jewish Book Council staff and interns read this month, and which books they would recommend to other readers for July 2016!