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6 Novels By Contemporary Jewish Writers for a Sweet New Year
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What's a Nice Jewish Girl Like Me Doing in a Christmas Book?
Author of OUR BODIES, OUR SHELVES: LIBRARY HUMOR
Being a Jew at Christmas can be a challenge. As the airwaves fill with carols and the stores crowd with holiday shoppers, it can feel as if we're being steamrolled by a gigantic Christmas Cheer machine, driven by Santa and spewing songs, gifts, tinsel and trees.
One Author, 100 Book Clubs: Meet Nomi Eve
Brandi Megan Granett
Nomi Eve launched a 100 Book Club Challenge. Through a mix of Skype and in-person meet-ups, Eve wants to discuss her book with 100 different book clubs across the globe.
Etgar Keret: The Long and Very Short of Fiction
Content Creator, Tech & Culture Journalist
Keret, 46, explained that he sees himself as more "a Jewish writer than an Israeli one," because being Jewish, he said, "is my heritage."
A Deep Longing: An Interview With Michael Lowenthal, Author of
The Paternity Test
Michael Lowenthal's fourth novel,
The Paternity Test
, is a beautifully told story that brings myriad social issues to the forefront, and also manages to be a literary page-turner.
My Amazing Jewish Book Festival Ride
Randy Susan Meyers
Author, "The Widow of Wall Street" "Accidents of Marriage', 'T...
If you're a Jewish author you can participate in an authorial version of
. Call it Jewish Writer Idol, where the chosen ones speak at over 100 Jewish Book Festivals.
The Kraken Rising: Russell Hoban's 86th Birthday
Blogger, speculative fiction writer, editor
Russell Hoban turns 86-years-old today (February 4, 2011). For the 10th year running, fans of his work (aka, the Kraken) will celebrate the day.
2010 National Jewish Book Awards Announced
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