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The World Without You
The World Without You
Written by Joshua Henkin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907561
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The World Without You
A Novel
Written by Joshua Henkin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $9.99

***National Jewish Book Awards 2012, Finalist***
      JJ Greenberg Memorial Award for Fiction

From the author of the New York Times Notable Book Matrimony ["Beautiful . . . Brilliant."—Michael Cunningham], a moving, mesmerizing new novel about love, loss, and the aftermath of a family tragedy.

It’s July 4, 2005, and the Frankel family is descending... Read more >
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Tzili
Tzili
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Dalya Bilu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805212495
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Tzili
The Story of a Life
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $15.00

The youngest, least-favored member of an Eastern European Jewish family, Tzili is considered an embarrassment by her parents and older siblings. Her schooling has been a failure, she is simple and meek, and she seems more at home with the animals in the field than with people. And so when her... Read more >
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Tzili
Tzili
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Dalya Bilu
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805212532
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Tzili
The Story of a Life
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $11.99

The youngest, least-favored member of an Eastern European Jewish family, Tzili is considered an embarrassment by her parents and older siblings. Her schooling has been a failure, she is simple and meek, and she seems more at home with the animals in the field than with people. And so when her... Read more >
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The Inn at Lake Devine
The Inn at Lake Devine
Written by Elinor Lipman
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ISBN: 9780307814210
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The Inn at Lake Devine

Written by Elinor Lipman


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

It was not complicated, and, as my mother pointed out, not even personal: They had a hotel; they didn't want Jews; we were Jews...It's the early 1960s and Natalie Marx is stunned when her mother inquires about vacation accommodations in Vermont and receives a response that says, "The Inn at Lake... Read more >
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The House of Moses All-Stars
The House of Moses All-Stars
Written by Charley Rosen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609803711
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The House of Moses All-Stars
A Novel
Written by Charley Rosen


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $16.95

Here is the story of an all-Jewish basketball team traveling in a hearse through Depression-era America in search of redemption and big money. A hilarious road novel, The House of Moses All-Stars is also a passionate portrayal of a young Jewish man struggling to realize his dreams in a country struggling... Read more >
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Blooms of Darkness
Blooms of Darkness
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Jeffrey M. Green
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805212341
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Blooms of Darkness
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Jeffrey M. Green


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $15.95

The ghetto in which the Jews have been confined is being liquidated by the Nazis, and eleven-year-old Hugo is brought by his mother to the local brothel, where one of the prostitutes has agreed to hide him. Mariana is a bitterly unhappy woman who hates what she has done with her...

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I Am Forbidden
I Am Forbidden
Written by Anouk Markovits
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307984739
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I Am Forbidden
A Novel
Written by Anouk Markovits


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $25.00

A family is torn apart by fierce belief and private longing in this unprecedented journey deep inside the most insular Hasidic sect, the Satmar.
 
 
     Sweeping from the Central European countryside just before World War II to Paris to contemporary Williamsburg, Brooklyn, I Am Forbidden brings to life four generations of one... Read more >
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I Am Forbidden
I Am Forbidden
Written by Anouk Markovits
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ISBN: 9780307984753
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I Am Forbidden
A Novel
Written by Anouk Markovits


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $9.99

A family is torn apart by fierce belief and private longing in this unprecedented journey deep inside the most insular Hasidic sect, the Satmar.
 
 
     Sweeping from the Central European countryside just before World War II to Paris to contemporary Williamsburg, Brooklyn, I Am Forbidden brings to life four generations of one... Read more >
I Am Forbidden
I Am Forbidden
Written by Anouk Markovits, Read by Rosalyn Landor
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ISBN: 9780449010525
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I Am Forbidden
A Novel
Written by Anouk Markovits
Read by Rosalyn Landor


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $17.50

A family is torn apart by fierce belief and private longing in this unprecedented journey deep inside the most insular Hasidic sect, the Satmar.
 
 
     Sweeping from the Central European countryside just before World War II to Paris to contemporary Williamsburg, Brooklyn, I Am Forbidden brings to life four generations of one... Read more >
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Jezebel
Jezebel
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
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ISBN: 9780307745460
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Jezebel

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $14.95

A stunning novel about mothers and daughters, about vengeance, and an aging, still beautiful woman on trial for shooting her lover.
 
In a French courtroom, the trial of a woman is taking place. Gladys Eysenach is no longer young, but she remains striking, elegant, cold. She is accused of shooting dead her... Read more >
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Unterzakhn
Unterzakhn
Written by Leela Corman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242591
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Unterzakhn

Written by Leela Corman


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $24.95

A mesmerizing, heartbreaking graphic novel of immigrant life on New York’s Lower East Side at the turn of the twentieth century, as seen through the eyes of twin sisters whose lives take radically and tragically different paths.
 
For six-year-old Esther and Fanya, the teeming streets of New York’s Lower East Side circa...

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Written by Nathan Englander, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307989307
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $17.50

These eight new stories from the celebrated novelist and short-story writer Nathan Englander display a gifted young author grappling with the great questions of modern life, with a command of language and the imagination that place Englander at the very forefront of contemporary American fiction.
 
The title story, inspired by... Read more >
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Written by Nathan Englander
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ISBN: 9780307958730
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

These eight new stories from the celebrated novelist and short-story writer Nathan Englander display a gifted young author grappling with the great questions of modern life, with a command of language and the imagination that place Englander at the very forefront of contemporary American fiction.
 
The title story, inspired by... Read more >
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Panorama
Panorama
Written by H. G. Adler, Afterword by Peter Demetz, Translated by Peter Filkins
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ISBN: 9780812980608
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Panorama
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Afterword by Peter Demetz
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $16.00

Only recently available for the first time in English, Panorama is the newly rediscovered first novel of H. G. Adler, a modernist master whose work has been compared to that of Kafka, Joyce, and Solzhenitsyn. A brilliant epic told in ten distinct vignettes, Panorama is a portrait of a place and...

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Barney's Version
Barney's Version
Written by Mordecai Richler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307813473
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Barney's Version

Written by Mordecai Richler


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

Charged with comic energy and a steely disregard for any pieties whatsoever, Barney's Version is a major Richler novel, the most personal and feeling book of a long and distinguished career.

Told in the first person, it gives us the life (and what a life!) of Barney Panofsky--whose trashy TV company, Totally... Read more >
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Memoirs of an Anti-Semite

Written by Gregor Von Rezzori
Translated by Joachim Neugroschel
Introduction by Deborah Eisenberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 7, 2011
Price: $15.95

The elusive narrator of this beautifully written, complex, and powerfully disconcerting novel is the scion of a decayed aristocratic family from the farther reaches of the defunct Austro-Hungarian Empire. In five psychologically fraught episodes, he revisits his past, from adolescence to middle age, a period that coincides with the twentieth century’s... Read more >
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Until the Dawn's Light
Until the Dawn's Light
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Jeffrey M. Green
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805241792
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Until the Dawn's Light
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Jeffrey M. Green


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $26.00

***NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD WINNER (2012)***

From the award-winning, internationally acclaimed writer (“One of the best novelists alive” —Irving Howe): a Jewish woman marries a gentile laborer in turn-of-the-century Austria, with disastrous results.
 
A high school honor student bound for university and a career as a mathematician, Blanca lives with her parents in...

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Nemesis
Nemesis
Written by Philip Roth
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ISBN: 9780307475008
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Nemesis

Written by Philip Roth


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

Set in a Newark neighborhood during a terrifying polio outbreak, Nemesis is a wrenching examination of the forces of circumstance on our lives.
 
Bucky Cantor is a vigorous, dutiful twenty-three-year-old playground director during the summer of 1944. A javelin thrower and weightlifter, he is disappointed with himself because his weak eyes... Read more >
All Our Worldly Goods
All Our Worldly Goods
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
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ISBN: 9780307743299
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All Our Worldly Goods

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $14.95

In haunting ways, this gorgeous novel prefigures Irène Némirovsky’s masterpiece Suite Française. Set in France between 1910 and 1940 and first published in France in 1947, five years after the author’s death, All Our Worldly Goods is a gripping story of war, family life and star-crossed lovers. Pierre and Agnes marry... Read more >
Sweet Like Sugar
Sweet Like Sugar
Written by Wayne Hoffman
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ISBN: 9780758265623
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Sweet Like Sugar

Written by Wayne Hoffman


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2011
Price: $15.00

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The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: eBook, 356 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $12.99

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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The Vices
The Vices
Written by Lawrence Douglas
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ISBN: 9781590514153
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The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $15.95

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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To the End of the Land
To the End of the Land
Written by David Grossman
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ISBN: 9780307476401
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To the End of the Land

Written by David Grossman


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $15.95

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: The Christian Science Monitor, The Economist, The New Republic, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and The Pittsburgh Post Gazette
 
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
 
Just before his release from service in the Israeli army, Ora’s son Ofer is sent back to the front...

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The Oriental Wife

Written by Evelyn Toynton


Format: eBook, 239 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $12.99

The Oriental Wife is the story of two assimilated Jewish children from Nuremberg who flee Hitler’s Germany and struggle to put down roots elsewhere. When they meet up again in New York, they fall in love both with each other and with America, believing they have found a permanent refuge. But... Read more >
The Things We Cherished
The Things We Cherished
Written by Pam Jenoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534215
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The Things We Cherished
A Novel
Written by Pam Jenoff


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $11.99

Pam Jenoff, whose first novel, The Kommandant’s Girl, was a Quill Award finalist, a Book Sense pick, and a finalist for the ALA Sophie Brody Award, joins the Doubleday list with a suspenseful story of love and betrayal set during the Holocaust.

An ambitious novel that spans decades and continents, The... Read more >
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