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Rashi
Rashi
Written by Elie Wiesel, Translated by Catherine Temerson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242546
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Rashi

Written by Elie Wiesel
Translated by Catherine Temerson


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $22.00

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

From Elie Wiesel, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, comes a magical book that introduces us to the towering figure of Rashi—Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchaki—the great biblical and Talmudic commentator of the Middle Ages.

Wiesel brilliantly evokes the world of medieval European Jewry, a world of profound... Read more >
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Rashi
Rashi
Written by Elie Wiesel, Translated by Catherine Temerson
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ISBN: 9780307378675
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Rashi

Written by Elie Wiesel
Translated by Catherine Temerson


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $12.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

From Elie Wiesel, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, comes a magical book that introduces us to the towering figure of Rashi—Rabbi Shlomo Yitzchaki—the great biblical and Talmudic commentator of the Middle Ages.

Wiesel brilliantly evokes the world of medieval European Jewry, a world of profound... Read more >
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Daily Kabbalah
Daily Kabbalah
Written by Gershon Winkler, Foreword by Andrew Weil, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556437946
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Daily Kabbalah
Wisdom from the Tree of Life
Written by Gershon Winkler
Foreword by Andrew Weil, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 21, 2009
Price: $17.95

From sorcery to animal totems, buzzard feathers to hawk spirits, talking trees to magical stones, sacred circles to healing rituals, the Kabbalah brings readers a rich body of ancient wisdom that has been long neglected and even longer misunderstood. The Kabbalah celebrates a quality of consciousness that enables one to experience... Read more >
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The Lonely Man of Faith
The Lonely Man of Faith
Written by Joseph B. Soloveitchik
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ISBN: 9780307568649
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The Lonely Man of Faith

Written by Joseph B. Soloveitchik


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $8.99

Joseph B. Soloveitchik, the rabbi known as “The Rav” by his followers worldwide, was a leading authority on the meaning of Jewish law and prominent force in building bridges between traditional Orthodox Judaism and the modern world. In THE LONELY MAN OF FAITH, a soaring, eloquent essay first published in Tradition... Read more >
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Marc Chagall
Marc Chagall
Written by Jonathan Wilson
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ISBN: 9780307538192
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Marc Chagall

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2009
Price: $11.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

Novelist and critic Jonathan Wilson clears away the sentimental mists surrounding an artist whose career spanned two world wars, the Russian Revolution, the Holocaust, and the birth of the State of Israel. Marc Chagall’s work addresses these transforming events, but his ambivalence about his role as... Read more >
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The Rebbe's Army
The Rebbe's Army
Written by Sue Fishkoff
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ISBN: 9780307566140
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The Rebbe's Army
Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch
Written by Sue Fishkoff


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2009
Price: $12.99

“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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The Murmuring Deep
The Murmuring Deep
Written by Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg
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ISBN: 9780805242676
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The Murmuring Deep
Reflections on the Biblical Unconscious
Written by Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $15.99

From one of the most innovative and acclaimed biblical commentators at work today, here is a revolutionary analysis of the intersection between religion and psychoanalysis in the stories of the men and women of the Bible.

For centuries scholars and rabbis have wrestled with the biblical narrative, attempting to answer the... Read more >
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The Jewish Writings
The Jewish Writings
Written by Hannah Arendt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307496287
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The Jewish Writings

Written by Hannah Arendt


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $18.99

Although Hannah Arendt is not primarily known as a Jewish thinker, she probably wrote more about Jewish issues than any other topic. When she was in her mid-twenties and still living in Germany, Arendt wrote about the history of German Jews as a people living in a land that was not... Read more >
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A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307451743
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A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
Love Your Neighbor as Yourself
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $17.99

“Jewish thinkers don’t talk all that much about love. All too often we leave that to Christian theologians. But in this excellent volume, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin puts the commandment to love at the center of Jewish theology and experience. This is a book that will change the way you think about–and... Read more >
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A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400048366
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A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 2
Love Your Neighbor as Yourself
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $32.50

“Jewish thinkers don’t talk all that much about love. All too often we leave that to Christian theologians. But in this excellent volume, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin puts the commandment to love at the center of Jewish theology and experience. This is a book that will change the way you think about–and... Read more >
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A Code of Jewish Ethics: Volume 1
A Code of Jewish Ethics: Volume 1
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307517876
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A Code of Jewish Ethics: Volume 1
You Shall Be Holy
Written by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $18.99

A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 1: You Shall Be Holy is the initial volume of the first major code of Jewish ethics to be written in the English language. It is a monumental work on the vital topic of personal character and integrity by one of the premier Jewish scholars... Read more >
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Wise Men and Their Tales
Wise Men and Their Tales
Written by Elie Wiesel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307561244
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Wise Men and Their Tales
Portraits of Biblical, Talmudic, and Hasidic Masters
Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $13.99

In Wise Men and Their Tales, a master teacher gives us his fascinating insights into the lives of a wide range of biblical figures, Talmudic scholars, and Hasidic rabbis.

The matriarch Sarah, fiercely guarding her son, Isaac, against the negative influence of his half-brother Ishmael; Samson, the solitary hero and protector of... Read more >
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The Jewish Body
The Jewish Body
Written by Melvin Konner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242362
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The Jewish Body

Written by Melvin Konner


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $22.00

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

A history of the Jewish people from bris to burial, from “muscle Jews” to nose jobs.

Melvin Konner, a renowned doctor and anthropologist, takes the measure of the “Jewish body,” considering sex, circumcision, menstruation, and even those most elusive and controversial of microscopic markers–Jewish genes. But this... Read more >
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The Jewish Body
The Jewish Body
Written by Melvin Konner
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ISBN: 9780805242669
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The Jewish Body
An Anatomical History of the Jewish People
Written by Melvin Konner


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $12.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

A history of the Jewish people from bris to burial, from “muscle Jews” to nose jobs.

Melvin Konner, a renowned doctor and anthropologist, takes the measure of the “Jewish body,” considering sex, circumcision, menstruation, and even those most elusive and controversial of microscopic markers–Jewish genes. But this... Read more >
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Jews and Power
Jews and Power
Written by Ruth R. Wisse
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307533135
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Jews and Power

Written by Ruth R. Wisse


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $10.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

Taking in everything from the Kingdom of David to the Oslo Accords, Ruth Wisse offers a radical new way to think about the Jewish relationship to power. Traditional Jews believed that upholding the covenant with God constituted a treaty with the most powerful force in the... Read more >
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Essential Torah
Essential Torah
Written by George Robinson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307484376
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Essential Torah
A Complete Guide to the Five Books of Moses
Written by George Robinson


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2008
Price: $20.99

Whether you are thinking about studying the Bible for the first time or you’re simply curious about its history and contents, you will find everything you need in Essential Torah. George Robinson, author of the acclaimed Essential Judaism, begins by recounting the various theories of the origins of the Torah and... Read more >
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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 >
Living a Joyous Life
Living a Joyous Life
Written by David Aaron
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ISBN: 9781590306116
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Living a Joyous Life
The True Spirit of Jewish Practice
Written by David Aaron


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $14.95

Secular and religious Jews alike will find wisdom and inspiration in this new book in which Rabbi David Aaron reveals the joy that living a Jewish life can bring. With his characteristic humor, enthusiasm, and insight, Rabbi Aaron looks at key, and often misunderstood, aspects of Jewish practice—our relationship with God... Read more >
Hours of Devotion
Hours of Devotion
Written by Dinah Berland
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307486059
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Hours of Devotion
Fanny Neuda's Book of Prayers for Jewish Women
Written by Dinah Berland


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2008
Price: $14.99

Written in the nineteenth century, rediscovered in the twenty-first, timeless in its wisdom and beauty, Hours of Devotion by Fanny Neuda, (the daughter of a Moravian rabbi), was the first full-length book of Jewish prayers written by a woman for women. In her moving introduction to this volume--the first edition of... Read more >
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Can I Have a Cell Phone for Hanukkah?
Can I Have a Cell Phone for Hanukkah?
Written by Sharon Duke Estroff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307482655
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Can I Have a Cell Phone for Hanukkah?
The Essential Scoop on Raising Modern Jewish Kids
Written by Sharon Duke Estroff


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $11.99

How do you help your child choose between mandatory baseball practice and Hebrew school? How can you plan a birthday party (not to mention bar or bat mitzvah party!) for your child without sacrificing your values, sanity, and pocketbook? How can you keep peace on the homework homefront? And how do...

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Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights?
Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights?
Written by Ilana Kurshan
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ISBN: 9780307493163
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Why Is This Night Different from All Other Nights?
The Four Questions Around the World
Written by Ilana Kurshan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $9.99

This fascinating, informative, and beautifully illustrated books translates the Passover seder's Four Questions into twenty-three languages and provides capsule histories of the Jews in the countries where the languages are spoken.

The recitation of the Four Questions at the beginning of the Passover seder by the youngest participant is one of the... Read more >
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The Wicked Son
The Wicked Son
Written by David Mamet
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ISBN: 9780805242744
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The Wicked Son
Anti-Semitism, Self-hatred, and the Jews
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2008
Price: $9.99

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

As might be expected from this fiercely provocative writer, David Mamet’s interest in anti-Semitism is not limited to the modern face of an ancient hatred but encompasses as well the ways in which many Jews have themselves internalized that hatred. Using the metaphor of the Wicked... Read more >
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How to Raise a Jewish Child
How to Raise a Jewish Child
Written by Anita Diamant and Karen Kushner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805212211
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How to Raise a Jewish Child
A Practical Handbook for Family Life
Written by Anita Diamant and Karen Kushner


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $15.95

This updated edition of the classic parenting book combines insights from Jewish tradition with contemporary thinking about how children learn and grow. And it describes the practices, customs, and values that go into creating a Jewish home and raising joyful children within the rich traditions of Judaism. Read more >
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How to Raise a Jewish Child
How to Raise a Jewish Child
Written by Anita Diamant and Karen Kushner
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ISBN: 9780805212303
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How to Raise a Jewish Child
A Practical Handbook for Family Life
Written by Anita Diamant and Karen Kushner


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $13.99

This updated edition of the classic parenting book combines insights from Jewish tradition with contemporary thinking about how children learn and grow. And it describes the practices, customs, and values that go into creating a Jewish home and raising joyful children within the rich traditions of Judaism.


From the Trade Paperback edition.... Read more >
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The Life of David
The Life of David
Written by Robert Pinsky
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ISBN: 9780805211535
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The Life of David

Written by Robert Pinsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
Price: $12.95

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

Poet, warrior, and king, David has loomed large in myth and legend through the centuries, and he continues to haunt our collective imagination, his flaws and inconsistencies making him the most approachable of biblical heroes. Robert Pinsky, former poet laureate of the United States, plumbs the...

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