The guidelines and submission form for the 2014 National Jewish Book Awards are now available. The deadline for submission is October 8, 2014.
The Jewish Book Council’s literary map of New York City marks the landmarks, descriptions, and allusions found in the works of some of our heritage’s greatest writers.
Stephanie Feldman, author of Angel of Losses, shares a list of her favorite Wandering Jews.
Pick of the Week The Newcomers
Lily Poritz Millerread more
Stella! The Mother of Modern Acting
by Sheana Ochoa
Marlon Brando, Robert de Niro, Shelley Winters, Peter Bogdanovitch—they all studied with Stella Adler, one of the leading proponents of Stanislavsky’s method in America. read more
by Elise Cooper
The author of The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street shares the inspiration, intent, and delicious research behind the novel.
by Jessica Lamb-Shapiro
The funny thing is you never know what your book is about until you’re finished. When I started my research, the exercise had been academic, but it suddenly became personal: I had grief.