Category: New Books

The Sur­prise in the Desk by Car­ol Ungar

The Sur­prise in the Desk by Car­ol Ungar

Illus­tra­tor: Mira Simon Rabbi Noach Muroff needed a comfortable desk where he could study. When he bought a used desk and took it home, he discovered a surprise hidden inside… something that belonged to...

Aquar­i­um by Yaara She­hori

Aquar­i­um by Yaara She­hori

Trans­la­tor: Todd Hasak-Lowy A debut novel following two sisters, both deaf and raised in seclusion by deaf parents, and the shattering consequences that unfold when that isolation comes to an end. Sisters Lili and...

The Singer and the Scientist by Lisa Rose

The Singer and the Scientist by Lisa Rose

Illustrator: Isabel Muñoz It’s 1937, and Marian Anderson is one of the most famous singers in America. But after she gives a performance for an all-white audience, she learns that the nearby hotel is...

Representing Jewish Thought; Editor: Agata Paluch

Representing Jewish Thought; Editor: Agata Paluch

Representing Jewish Thought originated in the conference, convened in honour of Professor Ada Rapoport-Albert, on the theme of visual representations of Jewish thought from antiquity to the early modern period. The volume encompasses essays on...

A Rainy Day Story by Ruth Calderon

A Rainy Day Story by Ruth Calderon

Illus­tra­tor: Noa Kel­ner Rabbi Hanina feels sorry for himself when he becomes wet, cold and muddy from the rain. But when he goes inside his house―where he is warm, dry and happy―he feels selfish,...