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2018-2019 National Jewish Book Club

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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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My Mother's Son

My Mother's Son

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A moving coming-of-age story spiced with dark family secrets, historical references, dirty politics, and poignant immigrants’ tales that beautifully evoke life in 1950s Boston.read more

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"I suspect that there are readers like me who find nothing strange about love and Spinoza, about Coors Light and Treblinka."