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Widowish: A Memoir by Melissa Gould

Widowish: A Memoir by Melissa Gould

Melissa Gould’s hopeful memoir of grieving outside the box and the surprising nature of love. When Melissa Gould’s husband, Joel, was unexpectedly hospitalized, she could not imagine how her life was about to change....

The Bar/Bat Mitzvah Book by Lily Safrani, Diana Yacobi

The Bar/Bat Mitzvah Book by Lily Safrani, Diana Yacobi

The definitive, preteen-friendly workbook for students preparing for their Bar/Bat Mitzvah, this is an ideal teaching tool for schoolteachers, tutors, cantors and rabbis. It reinforces Hebrew reading skills while also helping students see themselves...

Where Madness Lies by Sylvia True

Where Madness Lies by Sylvia True

Germany, 1934. Rigmor, a young Jewish woman is a patient at Sonnenstein, a premier psychiatric institution known for their curative treatments. But with the tide of eugenics and the Nazis’ rise to power, Rigmor...

The Great Passover Escape by Pamela Moritz

The Great Passover Escape by Pamela Moritz

Illustrator: Florence Weiser Long-suffering Chimp tries to talk his friends Ellie the Elephant and Kanga the Kangaroo out of trying to escape from the Biblical Zoo to find a Passover seder to attend, but...

A Meeting of Two Prophets by Judah Tasa

A Meeting of Two Prophets by Judah Tasa

Follow this YA LGBTQ+ coming of age story that speaks to the power of the human spirit, the bravery of two young men from different walks of life, and the often difficult plight for...