Tagged: Jewish Book Council

From Africa to Zion by Dan­ny Abebe

From Africa to Zion by Dan­ny Abebe

The Shep­herd Boy Who Became Israel’s First Ethiopi­an-Born Journalist One night in July 1983, the inhabitants of the village of Tilamado disappeared. Barefoot and wearing traditional dress, the men and women, the children and...

Tun­nels by Rutu Modan

Tun­nels by Rutu Modan

Trans­la­tor: Ishai Mishory A race for the Ark of the Covenant finds an exploration into the ethics and world of the international antiquity trade When a great antiquities collector is forced to donate his...

Year­book by Seth Rogen

Year­book by Seth Rogen

Hi! I’m Seth! I was asked to describe my book, Yearbook, for the inside flap (which is a gross phrase) and for websites and shit like that, so… here it goes!!! Yearbook is a...

The $150,000 Rugelach by Alli­son and Wayne Marks

The $150,000 Rugelach by Alli­son and Wayne Marks

Illus­tra­tor: Ariel Landy A delicious tale of rivalry, friendship, heartache, and dessert! Fame-obsessed Jack and somber Jillian, who is mourning the loss of her mother, become a mismatched duo selected to compete for $150,000...

Some­thing Wild by Han­na Halperin

Some­thing Wild by Han­na Halperin

A searing novel about the love and contradictions of sisterhood, the intoxicating desires of adolescence, and the traumas that trap mothers and daughters in cycles of violence One weekend, sisters Tanya and Nessa Bloom...