Category: Older Books

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....