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  • A Troubling Love Triangle

    By Jennifer Willis

    By putting human faces on archetypal characters, the author of this book on Genesis helps us get more comfortable with shades of gray.

    Date: 10-02-2009
  • Suddenly It All Made Sense: Finding My Jewish Roots

    By Jennifer Willis

    Her own Jewish roots were in the distant past, but the idea of reading this book still frightened her. She knew that when she read it, it would change her life.

    Date: 07-07-2009
  • Bedtime Reading, With a Catch

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Review of The Giant Book of Bedtime Stories, a collection of fables, bedtime stories and Mother Goose rhymes.

    Date: 09-17-2007
  • Interfaith Celebrities: a Former Geek, the Equestrian Author, and an Aboriginal Jewish Doctor

    By Nate Bloom

    The bi-weekly interfaith celebrities column brings you the scoop on John Francis Daley and his Freaks and Geeks crew; Mayor Bloomberg's daughter, champion equestrian and author; and an Australian Aboriginal Jewish doctor.

    Date: 07-05-2011
  • No Denying America

    By Dana Kletter

    A philosophy professor writes a novel set in Vietnam-era Boro Park, the Hasidic enclave in Brooklyn.

    Date: 07-20-2009
  • A Kosher Cookbook That Does Not Scream Kugel

    By Robin Schwartz

    If you are committed to keeping kosher and your family is committed to you cooking something perfectly delicious and yet somehow healthful, this is your cookbook.

    Date: 07-02-2009
  • Everyone Suffering From the Same Toothache

    By Vicki Boykis

    The short story collection One More Year delivers what its title hints at, a reading experience of floating for one more year as an immigrant between cultures.

    Date: 08-24-2009
  • Biblical Models For Modern Jewish Relationships?

    By Joan Leib

    Not a bad introduction to biblical figures for a secular Jewish mom, but does she really need these messages about Jewish relationships with non-Jews?

    Date: 03-02-2009
  • Review of Our Haggadah

    By Rabbi Rim Meirowitz

    A review of Our Haggadah: Uniting Traditions for Interfaith Families, by Cokie and Steve Roberts - its strengths, accessibility, and uses for Passover seders.

    Date: 04-04-2011
  • It's All Part of My Heritage: A Profile of Said Sayrafiezadeh

    By Eric Herschthal

    At 40, in part because of the influence of his Catholic wife, the author of an acclaimed memoir claims his Jewish identity.

    Date: 08-17-2009

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