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Israel to Extend Security Fence Along Eastern Border

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Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Yekutiel Rapp, 66, Passes

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Statement from the Office of Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

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Posted on: January 14th, 2009

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As the immediacy of the Holocaust continues to fade from the collective memory of the world, and even from that of too many Jews, due to the passage of time and the passing of the survivor community, publications of books such as A Rose Among the Thorns by Rochel Schmidt, become seminal events.

 

Posted on: January 7th, 2009

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Seven people from different parts of the world come together at an Israeli absorption center, to learn Hebrew and about life in their new country. We meet them in the newest book by Dvora Waysman, In A Good Pasture (Mazo publishers).

 

Posted on: December 24th, 2008

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When Sender Zeyv published his first novel Aleph Shin eight years ago, it captured a host of enthusiastic readers.

 

Posted on: December 24th, 2008

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When Sender Zeyv published his first novel Aleph Shin eight years ago, it captured a host of enthusiastic readers.

 

Posted on: December 24th, 2008

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Publishers of this book (made into a movie of the same title currently in select theaters) hope that reviewers won't reveal the story's ending.

 

Posted on: December 17th, 2008

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Yaakov Astor applies the time-honored tradition of examining world events through a Torah lens, which he applies to the 20th century, leaving readers wiser than they were before.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2008

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When we first received Rabbi Weinstein's new tome, following the great success of his first book, Up, Up and Oy Vey, we expected a collection of guf-faws and chortles.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2008

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Modern Jewish literature is replete with Holocaust memoirs, each one personally adding a unique dimension to the tragic, unspeakable horror of the event that defined the 20th century.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2008

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They have how-to literature on just about every subject and fortunately one has come out on visiting people who need to recover from an illness.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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Filled with full-color photos of the author's collection of Chanukah menorahs, chanukiot, Festival of Lights - A Delightful Collection of Handmade Chanukiot could make a delightful gift this winter.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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The ArtScroll and Feldheim halacha books are comprehensive, well researched, clear, practical and among the best that the two publishers have to offer.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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The ArtScroll and Feldheim halacha books are comprehensive, well researched, clear, practical and among the best that the two publishers have to offer.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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I was once a member of a congregation during a time that the New York Times was affected by a strike.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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In the Footsteps of the Kuzari is a translation of Prof. Shalom Rosenberg's Hebrew work that has had significant influence in Israeli religious circles.

 

Posted on: November 26th, 2008

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In the Footsteps of the Kuzari is a translation of Prof. Shalom Rosenberg's Hebrew work that has had significant influence in Israeli religious circles.

 

Posted on: November 12th, 2008

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Valerie Farber's impressive research (with experts acknowledged in her text), her captivat-ing story and seamless dialogue will entertain readers of her first book, City of Refuge - A Novel of the Ancient Past.

 

Posted on: November 12th, 2008

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Rabbi Leff's Shemoneh Esrei is a magnum opus on the central prayer of our davening.

 

Posted on: September 3rd, 2008

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It's sweet 16 for the Mimmy and Simmy book series.

 

Posted on: September 3rd, 2008

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The Jewish world owes Yaffa Ganz a big "Thank you!" for the newly available reprint of some of her classic stories.

 

Posted on: August 27th, 2008

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A fact-filled guide to the highways and byways of Jerusalem (and there are lots of byways here), Jerusalem:

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