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  • Interfaith Celebrities: Rudolph Takes a Trip

    By Nate Bloom

    Maya Rudolph appears in a new movie by director Sam Mendes and James Franco is to star in another film as poet Alan Ginsberg.

    Date: 06-09-2009
  • Review of Reflections of a Loving Partner: Caregiving at the End of Life

    By David Levy

    Part memoir part how-to resource, this review highlights the wisdom of C. Andrew Martin's book on end of life care.

    Date: 06-17-2011
  • Cobalt Blue, Israeli Hue

    By Menachem Wecker

    A new novel by an accomplished American Jewish writer deals with shadows of the Nazi era and personal traumas on the relationship of a young Israeli woman modeling for a middle-aged male German artist.

    Date: 03-06-2008
  • Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted to Be Kosher

    By Elana Roth

    Review of Laurel Snyder's Baxter, the Pig Who Wanted to Be Kosher. A story about a confused pig - and inclusivity.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Risky Conversations

    By Suzanne Koven

    A review of The Faith Club praises the authors' willingness to deal with difficult issues.

    Date: 05-06-2008
  • Review of The Choosing by Andrea Myers

    By David Levy

    A review of Andrea Myers's memoir, "The Choosing: A Rabbi's Journey from Silent Nights to High Holy Days."

    Date: 05-06-2011
  • Making History Fun: Two New Children's Books

    By Lynn Melnick

    One of two new books on American Jewish culture hits home for our reviewer, as it tells a story from her family.

    Date: 04-09-2010
  • Are You There Judy?

    Karin Tenabe interviewed Judy Blume, author of Are You There God? It's Me Margaret.

    Date: 04-10-2008
  • Visions of Hanukkah Zeppole Dance in Our Heads

    By Jayne Cohen

    Our critic is underwhelmed by Pamela Hensley Vincent's treacly yet bland cookbook.

    Date: 03-10-2008
  • Generations Apart On Intermarriage

    By Julie Wiener

    The death of former Guyanan president Janet Jagan prompted thoughts about the generational differences in the experiences of Jewish women in interfaith marriages.

    Date: 05-14-2009

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