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2018 Natan Book Award

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Modern Jewish Baker

Modern Jewish Baker

by Shannon Sarna

Pulling from her Jewish and Italian roots, Sarna provides a new perspective on classic Jewish baked goods.read more

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From the JBC Blog

On the Need for Diverse Children's Books

by Pamela Ehrenberg
What responsibility does each of us have right now to help all Jewish children see themselves and others reflected in Jewish literature, today and as they grow into adulthood?

Through Kafka's Window

by Idra Novey
On Kafka's Jewishness and visiting the author's childhood home in Prague.