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2016     2017



Title Author Genre
The Genius of Judaism

 Levy, Bernard-Henri 

Nonfiction Philosophy
The Man Who Never Stopped Sleeping Apelfeld, Aharon Historical Fiction/ Holocaust
The Orphan's Tale Jenoff, Pam Historical Fiction/ Holocaust



2016 TITLES                                            

Title Author Genre
1915 Diary of S. An-Sky:  A Russian Jewish Writer at the Eastern Front Ansky, S.A. Biography
1941  Wortman, Marc Nonfiction Historical
Accidental Soldier Sasson, Dorit Memoir
Alligator Candy Kushner, David Memoir
America in Retreat:  The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder Stephens, Bret Nonfiction Government
Among the Living Rabb, Jonathan Historical Fiction/ Holocaust
Anna and the Swallow Man Savit, Gavriel Young Adult Historical Fiction
The Archive Thief:  The Man Who Salvaged French Jewish History in the Wake of the Holocaust Leff, Lisa Moses Non Fiction Historical 
As Close to Us as Breathing Poliner, Elizabeth Fiction
Audacity Crowder, Melanie Historical Fiction/ Young Adult
Beautiful Possible Gottlieb, Amy Family Saga
Beauty Queen of Jerusalem Yishai-Levi, Sarit Historical Fiction
Because of Eva:  A Jewish Genealogical Journey Gordan, Susan J Memoir
Bellow's People:  How Saul Bellow Made Life into Art Mikics, David Biography
Black Widow (Gabriel Allon Series) Silva, Daniel Mystery/ Thriller
Bridge Ladies Lerner, Betsy Memoir
But You Did Not Come Back Loridan-Ivens, Marceline Memoir
Coming of Age in Jewish America:  Bar and Bat Mitzvah Reinterpreted Munro, Patricia Keer Nonfiction Parenting 
Curious Case of Kiryas Joel:  The Rise of a Village Theocracy and the Battle to Defend the Seperation of Church and State Grumet, Louis Nonfiction Hasidim
Days of Awe Fox, Lauren Fiction
The Dead Sea and the Jordan River Kreiger, Barbara Nonfiction
Dinner Party Janowitz, Brenda Fiction
East West Street Sands, Phillip Nonfiction
End of Days Erpenbeck, Jenny Historical Fiction
Family History of Fear Tuscynska, Agata Nonfiction
The Girl with No Name Costeloe, Dina Fiction
Good on Paper Cantor, Rachel Nonfiction
Good People Baram, Nir Mystery
Here I Am Foer, Jonathan Safran Fiction
Hidden Star Brown, Corinne Joy Historical Fiction
The Houseguest Brooks, Kim Fiction
"How Come Boys Get to Keep Their Noses?":  Women and Jewish American Identity in Contemporary Graphic Memoirs Tahneer, Oksman Graphic Novel
I Don't Know What to Believe:  Making Spiritual Peace with your Religion Kamin, Ben Self Help
Immunity:  How Elie Metchnikoff Changed the Course of Modern Medicine Vikhanski, Luba Biography
The Illuminated Torah:  Paintings and Essays on the Weekly Portions Moriah, Avner Torah Commentary
In the Land of Armadillos Shankman, Helen Maryles Short Stories
Jewish Community of Long Island Miller, Rhoda Nonfiction
Kafka's Son Leviant, Curt Historical Fiction
Ketchup is my Favorite Vegetable Carter, Liane Kupferberg Parenting
Leaving Lucy Pear Solomon, Anna Fiction
Leave Me Forman, Gayle Fiction
Lilac Girls Kelly, Martha Hall Historical Fiction/ Holocaust
The Lonely Man of Faith Soloveitchik, Joseph B. Biography
The Lost Book of Moses:  The Hunt for the World's Oldest Bible Tigay, Chanan Nonfiction Historical
Made in Detroit Piercy, Marge Poetry
Mischling Konar, Affinity Historical Fiction/ Holocaust
Modern Girls Brown, Jennifer S. Historical Fiction
Mrs. Houdini:  A Novel Kelly, Victoria Biographical Fiction
The Mommy Group:  Freaking Out, Finding Friends and Surving the Happiest Time of Our Lives Gold, Elizabeth Isadora Parenting/ Humor
Moonglow:  A Novel Chabon, Michael Fiction
Mother, Can You Not? Siegel, Kate Humor
Native:  Dispatches from an Israeli-Palestinian Life Kashua, Sayed Memoir
Nurture the Wow Ruttenberg, Danya Parenting
The One Man Gross, Andrew Fiction
Orchestra of Exiles:  The Story of Bronislaw Huberman, the Israel Philharmonic, and the One Thousand Jews He Saved from Nazi Horrors Aronson, Josh Nonfiction/Holocaust
The Other Einstein Benedict, Maria Biographical Fiction
A Perfect Life Pollack, Eileen Fiction
The Photographer's Wife Joinson, Suzanne Historical Fiction
Piece of Mind:  A Novel  Adelman, Michelle Fiction
Prudence Treuer, David Historical Fiction
Sad is not Bad:  It's How We Grieve After We've loved Vogel, Harriet Grief
Sew Jewish:  The 18 Projects You Need for Jewish Holidays, Weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Celebrations and Home Bywater, M. Crafts
Stolen Words:  The Nazi Plunder of Jewish Books Glickman, Mark Holocaust
Sweet Noshings:  New Twists on Traditional Jewish Deserts Kritzer, Amy Cookbook
Terrible Virtue Feldman, Ellen Historical Fiction
TREYF;  My Life as an Unorthodox Outlaw Altman, Elissa Memoir
The Two-Family House Loigman, Lynda Cohen Historical Fiction
An Undisturbed Peace Glickman, Mary Historical Fiction
The Velvet Hours Richman, Alyson Historical Fiction
Verklempt Stories Sichrovsky, Peter Short Stories
White Walls Batalion, Judith Memoir
Why Be Jewish?:  A Testament Bronfman, Edgar Nonfiction
Who the Jews Aren't:  The Sad and Absurd Story of Birodbidzhan, Russia's Jewish Autonomous Region Geesen, Masha Memoir
 The Yid Goldberg, Paul Historical Fiction















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