Monthly Archives: February 2009

A Word from the Israeli Literary Front

Posted by Naomi Firestone
The Jewish Book Council has spent the past few days at Jerusalem International Book Fair and so, keeping with the Israel theme, we offer you two resources to further enhance your experience as a reader of Israeli literature both outside of, and within, Israel.  Continue reading here.

Have an Extra $40 Million on your Hands?

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Well, fear not! We found a way for you to spend it. Continue reading here.

JPS Aims to Donate 2500 Pounds of Books

Posted by Naomi Firestone
When the Jewish Publication Society (JPS) discovered four years ago that Jews serving in the U.S. military were offered only the New Testament as their “standard issue Bible”…continue reading here.


Like Israel? Like Books?

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Then we have the perfect trip for you! Registration for the Jewish Book Council and Hillel’s Taglit Birthright Israel Journalism/Literature trip opens next week. Continue reading here.

Meet Sami Rohr Prize Finalist…Sana Krasikov

Posted by Naomi Firestone
Our fourth installment of “Words from our Finalists”…Sana Krasikov

Continue reading here.