Click here for the full list of 2013 National Jewish Book Award winners and finalists.
The Jewish Book Council is pleased to announce that Matti Friedman, author of The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible (Algonquin Books), is the winner of the 2014 Sami Rohr Prize for Literature.
Over 200 authors are criss-crossing North America this year to attend Jewish book festivals and programs. Find out which authors (and find yourself a new book to read).
Pick of the Week The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit
Lucette Lagnadoread more
The Clandestine History of the Kovno Jewish Ghetto Police
The book under review was composed by members of the Jewish police force who served in the Kovno Ghetto from '41-'44.read more
by Eve Harris
The school was on a residential street in North West London. From the outside it was unremarkable, but the atmosphere as I crossed the threshold for the first time for an interview to become an English teacher, was astonishing.
by Liana Finck
I did not mean to fall in love with the Bintel Brief letters. I grew up Jewish in the New York suburbs and defined myself by what the Jewish suburbs were not...