Category: New Books

Matzah Mia! by Libi Astaire

Matzah Mia! by Libi Astaire

When a sack full of counterfeit gold coins is found in a matzah bakery, the most likely suspect is the Jewish baker who owns it—and if Mr. Ezra Melamed can’t prove his innocence the...

National Emergency Library (NEL)

6494 Jewish books to read for free

Here is the list of books, related to Jews, you can read/borrow from the National Emergency Library (NEL) right now. NEL is an initiative of the Internet Archive and here is their announcement about...

The A-Z of Intermarriage by Denise Handlarski

The A-Z of Intermarriage by Denise Handlarski

Most Jewish communities continue to cite intermarriage as the most serious threat to Jewish continuity. Contrary to the view that intermarriage is a crisis for Judaism, The A–Z of Intermarriage reveals that intermarriage can be a...

Matzah Ball Surprise by Laura Brown

Matzah Ball Surprise by Laura Brown

Gaby Fineberg just wants to get through Passover Seder without her “well meaning” family playing matchmaker. She needs a date, just for one simple meal—that includes singing, the history of her forefathers, and not...

The Life of a Coat by Kadya Molodowsky

The Life of a Coat by Kadya Molodowsky

Illustrator: Batia KoltonTranslator: Ilana Kur­shan When the father of a large family makes a beautiful winter coat, little does he know how much use it will get. Little Gedalia wears the coat with pride...

Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis

Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis

In the title story, a father and his young daughter stumble into a bizarre version of his immigrant childhood. A mysterious tech conference brings a writer to Montreal, where he discovers new designs on...