The Best Books on Jewish Fiction | Five Books Expert RecommendationsOn the upside, this was the best year for Jewishly inflected older-kid books since I started doing this column. Places to sleep. Places to play. And a potty room in the bottom of the Ark with plenty of different potties so that everyone will be comfortable. All kinds of things are happening inside it.
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I am a returnee to the tradition—my great-grandparents left it; I converted back in after seminary. In any case: reading through the diverse and ever-expanding Jewish literary canon is a natural way to work toward understanding a community that, while comparatively small, is incredibly diverse. This list draws Jewish voices in from all corners of the diaspora, from several continents as well as from Israel itself.
100 Must-Read Works of Jewish Fiction
JTA — Sure, winter might seem like the ideal time of year for curling up with a good book — but summer is when you might actually have time to read. So before these warm months all too swiftly fade to fall, here are some Jewish-themed titles, from a wide range of genres, to fill your beach bag or tablet for the season. A bonus: These works, from an international smattering of authors, are equally enjoyable while riding in an overcrowded bus on your way to work. Yet once he was comfortably re-elected in , he said he could finally be funny again. Louis Park is known , his family life and, of course, his winding career path from 30 Rock to Capitol Hill.
How does one choose the hundred best Jewish books? How can one even begin to compare books like Exodus the second book of the Torah , and Exodus the novel about the creation of the State of Israel by Leon Uris? To avoid these sorts of problems, I have divided Jewish books into 10 categories and offer 10 important Jewish books in each category. No need to justify this one. He deserves his own space, even though he is included in the following entry. Mikraot Gedolot on the Humash.
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Rabbis and Wives
Make Your Own List. Allegra Goodman , the author of six novels, grew up in Honolulu, studied English and philosophy at Harvard University and received a PhD in English literature from Stanford. What is Jewish fiction?
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