About the Night

On a hot summer day in 1947, on a grandstand overlooking Jerusalem, Elias and Lila fall deeply, irrevocably in love Tragically, they come from two different worlds Elias is a Christian Arab living on the eastern side of the newly divided city, and Lila is a Jew living on the western side A growin

Eternal Life

Rachel is a woman with a problem she can t die Her recent troubles widowhood, a failing business, an unemployed middle aged son are only the latest in a litany spanning dozens of countries, scores of marriages, and hundreds of children In the 2,000 years since she made a spiritual bargain to save

Judas

Amos Oz narra en Judas las grandes preguntas y conflictos de la historia y de la religi n en Oriente Pr ximo.Judas, el regreso de Amos Oz a la novela, g nero que no hab a frecuentado desde Una historia de amor y oscuridad, plantea una audaz y novedosa interpretaci n de la figura de Judas Iscariote

America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today

A groundbreaking history of how Jewish women have maintained their identity and influenced social activism as they wrote themselves into American history What does it mean to be a Jewish woman in America In a gripping historical narrative, Pamela S Nadell weaves together the stories of a diverse

The Orpheus Clock: The Search for My Family's Art Treasures Stolen by the Nazis

The passionate, gripping, true story of one man s single minded quest to reclaim what the Nazis stole from his family, their beloved art collection, and to restore their legacy.Simon Goodman s grandparents came from German Jewish banking dynasties and perished in concentration camps And that s almo

The Flame

The Flame is the final work from Leonard Cohen, the revered poet and musician whose fans span generations and whose work is celebrated throughout the world Featuring poems, excerpts from his private notebooks, lyrics, and hand drawn self portraits, The Flame offers an unprecedentedly intimate look