The end of the year is a time for reflection, and regardless of what our prevailing emotions about 2022 might be, looking back at the year’s book covers always brings the JBC team unmitigated joy. Whether it’s for their dazzling illustrations or unique designs, here are ten covers to enjoy well into 2023 (and beyond!).
Becca Kantor is the editorial director of Jewish Book Council and its annual print literary journal, Paper Brigade. She received an MA in creative writing from the University of East Anglia. Becca spent a year in Estonia on a Fulbright scholarship, writing and studying the country’s Jewish history, and another year in Germany volunteering at the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial. She lives in Brooklyn.