50 Years, 50 Most Popular Books

Check out the CBS library's 50 most
popular books over the past 50 years


Title Author
1 Great Jews in Sports Slater, Robert
2 The Lost Wife Richman, Alyson
3 Once We Were Brothers Balson, Ronald
4 Protecting Paige Eisenberg, Deby
5 The Adventures of Rabbi Harvey : a graphic novel of Jewish wisdom and wit in the Wild West Sheinkin, Steve
6 The Nightingale Hannah, Kristin
7 Saving Sophie : a novel Balson, Ronald H.
8 All the light we cannot see : a novel Doerr, Anthony
9 The Mango Season: A Novel Malladi, Amulya
10 The Tenth Song Ragen, Naomi
11 The Garden of Letters: a novel Richman, Alyson
12 Pictures of the Past Eisenberg, Deby
13 The Family: Three Journeys Into the Heart of the Twentieth Century Laskin, David
14 The Dovekeepers Hoffman, Alice
15 The Other Einstein: a novel Benedict, Marie
16 Invisible City Dahl, Julia
17 The marriage of opposites : a novel Hoffman, Alice
18 The Paris Architect: a novel Belfoure, Charles
19 The Saturday Wife Ragen, Naomi
20 The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer O'connor, Anne-Marie
21 And After The Fire: a novel Belfer, Lauren
22 The Boston Girl: a novel Diamant, Anita
23 The German Girl Correa, Armando Lucas
24 The Midwife of Venice: a novel Rich, Roberta
25 The Winter Guest Jenoff, Pam
26 The Light Between Oceans: a novel Stedman, M.L.


Sarah's key Rosnay, Tatiana de
28 The Jewish Book of Why Kolatch, Alfred J.,
29 My grandfather would have shot me : a Black woman discovers her family's Nazi past Teege, Jennifer
30 The Baker's Daughter: a novel McCoy, Sarah
31 Lisette's list : a novel Vreeland, Susan
32 The Sisters Weiss Ragen, Naomi
33 Passover By Design Picture-perfect kosher by design recipes for the holiday Fishbein, Susie
34 Tanakh The Holy Scriptures Tanakh
35 The Devil in Jerusalem : a novel Ragen, Naomi.
36 I Am Forbidden : a novel Markovits, Anouk
37 Karolina's Twins Balson, Ronald H.
38 The kill artist : a novel Silva, Daniel
39 The Paris Wife : a novel McLain, Paula
40 Fugitive Colors Barr, Lisa
41 The Imposter Bride Richler, Nancy
42 Lilac girls : a novel Kelly, Martha Hall
43 The Middlesteins: a novel Attenberg, Jami
44 Modern girls Brown, Jennifer S.
45 The Muralist : a novel Shapiro, Barbara A.
46 The secret servant Silva, Daniel
47 When bad things happen to good people Kushner, Harold S.
48 The Book Thief Zusak, Markus
49 The dinner party : a novel Janowitz, Brenda
50 Jerusalem Maiden: A Novel Carner, Talia


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