Category: Older Books

The Songs of Ascents by David C. Mitchell

The Songs of Ascents by David C. Mitchell

Psalms 120 to 134 in the Worship of Jerusalem’s Temples Codes hidden for 3,000 years unveil the origin of the fifteen Songs of Ascents.Mysterious marks in medieval manuscripts disclose the lost temple song.Rabbinic traditions...

The Tattooed Torah by Marvell Ginsburg

The Tattooed Torah by Marvell Ginsburg

Illustrator: Martin Lemelman Now more than ever, it is essential to continue teaching the lessons of the Holocaust to young children in an impactful and palatable way, so that such horrific events are never...

The Winter Guest by Pam Jenoff

The Winter Guest by Pam Jenoff

A stirring novel of first love in a time of war and the unbearable choices that could tear sisters apart, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Orphan’s Tale Life is a...

Benjamin's Crossing by Jay Parini

Benjamin’s Crossing by Jay Parini

Soon to be a motion picture starring Colin Firth and directed by Pat O’Connor. The acclaimed and now-classic biographical novel of Walter Benjamin’s last days–adapted into screenplay by Jay Parini. It is 1940. For...

Four Girls From Berlin by Marianne Meyerhoff

Four Girls From Berlin by Marianne Meyerhoff

A True Story of a Friendship That Defied the Holocaust A pair of silver Regency candlesticks. Pieces of well-worn family jewelry. More than a thousand documents, letters, and photographs Lotte Meyerhoff’s best friends risked...

Faith After the Holocaust by Eliezer Berkovits

Faith After the Holocaust by Eliezer Berkovits

Rabbi Dr. Eliezer Berkovits’s Faith after the Holocaust – recognized as a classic immediately upon publication – boldly and forthrightly addresses the most theologically fraught question of our times: God’s noninterference in the Holocaust....