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Cut Me Loose
Cut Me Loose
Written by Leah Vincent
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538091
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Cut Me Loose
Sin and Salvation After My Ultra-Orthodox Girlhood
Written by Leah Vincent


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $25.95

In the vein of Prozac Nation and Girl, Interrupted, an electrifying memoir about a young woman's promiscuous and self-destructive spiral after being cast out of her ultra-Orthodox Jewish family

Leah Vincent was born into the Yeshivish community, a fundamentalist sect of ultra-Orthodox Judaism. As the daughter of an influential rabbi... Read more >
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Cut Me Loose
Cut Me Loose
Written by Leah Vincent
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385538107
Our Price: $13.99
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Cut Me Loose
Sin and Salvation After My Ultra-Orthodox Girlhood
Written by Leah Vincent


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $13.99

In the vein of Prozac Nation and Girl, Interrupted, an electrifying memoir about a young woman's promiscuous and self-destructive spiral after being cast out of her ultra-Orthodox Jewish family

Leah Vincent was born into the Yeshivish community, a fundamentalist sect of ultra-Orthodox Judaism. As the daughter of an influential rabbi... Read more >
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Running the Books
Running the Books
Written by Avi Steinberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385533737
Our Price: $11.99
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Running the Books

Written by Avi Steinberg


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $11.99

Avi Steinberg is stumped. After defecting from yeshiva to Harvard, he has only a senior thesis essay on Bugs Bunny to show for his effort. While his friends and classmates advance in the world, he remains stuck at a crossroads, unable to meet the lofty expectations of his Orthodox Jewish upbringing...

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Running the Books
Running the Books
Written by Avi Steinberg, Read by Dustin Rubin
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307876423
Our Price: $22.50

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Running the Books
The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian
Written by Avi Steinberg
Read by Dustin Rubin


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $22.50

Avi Steinberg is stumped. After defecting from yeshiva to Harvard, he has only a senior thesis essay on Bugs Bunny to show for his effort. While his friends and classmates advance in the world, he remains stuck at a crossroads, unable to meet the lofty expectations of his Orthodox Jewish upbringing...

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The House of Secrets
The House of Secrets
Written by Varda Polak-Sahm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807077467
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The House of Secrets
The Hidden World of the Mikveh
Written by Varda Polak-Sahm


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $20.00

For Orthodox Jews, immersion in a ritual bath—the mikveh—is the cornerstone of family life and is central to Jewish women’s practice of their faith. Yet women from across the Jewish spectrum frequent the mikveh, often for surprising personal reasons. Roused by her own immersion experience, for years Varda Polak-Sahm, a secular...

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Every Day, Holy Day
Every Day, Holy Day
Written by Alan Morinis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308103
Our Price: $17.95
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Every Day, Holy Day
365 Days of Teachings and Practices from the Jewish Tradition of Mussar
Written by Alan Morinis


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $17.95

"You shall be holy," teaches the Bible. The masters of the Jewish Mussar tradition have crafted a roadmap to help people approach that lofty goal. Mussar is a system of introspective practices that can help you identify and break through the obstacles to your inherent holiness, using methods that are easy... Read more >
Everyday Holiness
Everyday Holiness
Written by Alan Morinis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306093
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Everyday Holiness
The Jewish Spiritual Path of Mussar
Written by Alan Morinis


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $22.95

Mussar is an illuminating, approachable, and highly practical set of teachings for cultivating personal growth and spiritual realization in the midst of day-to-day life. Here is an accessible and inspiring introduction to this Jewish spiritual path, which until lately has been best known in the world of Orthodox Judaism. The core... Read more >
Climbing Jacob's Ladder
Climbing Jacob's Ladder
Written by Alan Morinis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590303665
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Climbing Jacob's Ladder
One Man's Journey to Rediscover a Jewish Spiritual Tradition
Written by Alan Morinis


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $17.95

Jewish by birth, though from a secular family, Alan Morinis explored Hinduism and Buddhism as a young man. But in 1997, in the face of personal crisis, he turned to his Jewish heritage for guidance. In his reading he happened upon a Jewish spiritual tradition called Mussar. Gradually he realized that... Read more >
Unchosen
Unchosen
Written by Hella Winston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807036273
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Unchosen
The Hidden Lives of Hasidic Rebels
Written by Hella Winston


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2006
Price: $17.00

Honorable Mention in the 2012 Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism

When Hella Winston began talking with Hasidic Jews in Brooklyn for her doctoral dissertation in sociology, she was surprised to be covertly introduced to Hasidim unhappy with their highly restrictive way of life and sometimes desperately struggling to escape it. Unchosen tells... Read more >
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Unchosen
The Hidden Lives of Hasidic Rebels
Written by Hella Winston


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 15, 2006
Price: $17.00

Honorable Mention in the 2012 Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism

When Hella Winston began talking with Hasidic Jews for her doctoral dissertation in sociology, she was excited to be meeting members of the highly insular Satmar sect. While several Jewish journalists and scholars have produced largely admiring books describing the Lubavitch way... Read more >
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The Rebbe's Army
The Rebbe's Army
Written by Sue Fishkoff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211382
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The Rebbe's Army
Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch
Written by Sue Fishkoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $16.95

“Excuse me, are you Jewish?” With these words, the relentlessly cheerful, ideologically driven emissaries of Chabad-Lubavitch approach perfect strangers on street corners throughout the world in their ongoing efforts to persuade their fellow Jews to live religiously observant lives. In The Rebbe’s Army, award-winning journalist Sue Fishkoff gives us the first... Read more >
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