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Paper Brigade: A Jewish Literary Magazine

Subscribe now to receive the first-ever issue of Paper Brigade, Jewish Book Council's annual literary magazine.

Natan Book Award at the Jewish Book Council

In 2017, JBC is pleased to add to its roster of activities a new partnership with the Natan Fund to present the Natan Book Award.

Unpacking the Book: Jewish Writers in Conversation

Hosted at the Jewish Museum in NYC, Unpacking the Book brings together some of the finest writers of the day for conversations around contemporary Jewish life and identity.

National Jewish Book Award Winners Announced

Presented annually, the National Jewish Book Awards honor titles representing the finest Jewish fiction, nonfiction, and scholarship for adult and young readers each year.

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The Némirovsky Question

The Némirovsky Question

by Susan Rubin Suleiman

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From the JBC Blog

On Dedication(s)

by Peter Hayes
"Good teaching, whether in person or via the pages of a book, requires the capacity to inspire along with one other vital component: empathy, the ability to sense where listeners and readers are, to reach that place, and to bring them to a new location."

Picking Up the Brush. I Mean the Mop. I Mean the Brush.

by Molly Peacock
"I have to be patient with my former analyst, Joan Stein, now 82. We have embarked on a new relationship. It’s a bit like a watercolor of the old relationship."