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Just two weeks until your new favorite guide to Jewish parenting hits the shelves!

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The bizarre history of Birobidzhan could not be left to a more capable custodian than Masha Gessen.

Where the Jews Aren't: The Sad and Absurd Story of Birobidzhan, Russia's Jewish Autonomous Region | Book Cover of the Week

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Yes, there's a new Michael Chabon novel coming out this November. And yes, it's good.

Moonglow: A Novel by Michael Chabon (November 2016)

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We came across some striking representations of Elie Wiesel's Night trilogy, dreamed up by independent graphic designers

New Renderings of the Night Trilogy by Elie Wiesel | Book Cover of the Week

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Book Cover of the Week: The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives by Stephen Buchmann | Jewish Book Council

Book Cover of the Week: The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives by Stephen Buchmann

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Steve Schapiro and Lawrence Schiller's black-and-white profile shot is the perfect portrait to grace a biography entitled 'Barbra Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power'

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Book Cover of the Week: 'Here I Am'—Jonathan Safran Foer's first novel in over a decade!

Book Cover of the Week: 'Here I Am'—Jonathan Safran Foer's first novel in over a decade!

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Think of 'Native' as Ta-Nehisi Coates's 'Between the World and Me' for Israel, exposing readers to ideas and realities they might otherwise never encounter.

Native: Dispatches from an Israeli-Palestinian Life | Book Cover of the Week

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar returns for the perfect book to share with your lovebug at any age.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Returns for a Book to Share with Your Lovebug at Any Age

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With Tu Bishvat coming up, we're revisiting British environmentalist and nature writer Roger Deakin's last book.

Wildwood: A Journey Through Trees by Roger Deakin | Book Cover of the Week

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How does Nordic cooking fit in a kosher kitchen, you ask?

Fire and Ice: Classic Nordic Cooking by Darra Goldstein

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Fourteen years after its original publication in English translation, Etgar Keret's seminal collection of short stories was reissued earlier this month—with a brilliant book cover!

The Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God and Other Short Stories by Etgar Keret

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Don't you kinda wish all books about the Rosenbergs looked like this?

The Hours Count: A Novel by Jillian Cantor | Book Cover of the Week

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One of America's greatest poets of the turn of the twenty-first century, C. K. Williams built his renown on deep social consciousness and environmental awareness.

Wait: Poems by C. K. Williams

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Former NYC Traffic Commissioner Samuel I. Schwartz—a.k.a. "Gridlock Sam"—presents the millennial revolution of the urban landscape and the rise of the pedestrian, the cyclist, and the public transportation commuter.

Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars by "Gridlock Sam" Schwartz

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We're so excited about this week's JBC Book Cover of the Week we couldn't choose which edition we liked better—so we used both!

Book Cover of the Week: Women in Clothes by Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leanne Shapton & 639 Others

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This week's JBC Book Cover of the Week delves into the secret world of Chabad Lubavitch...

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Whenever W. W. Norton & Co. picks up a work of fiction, you know it's going to be good—especially when they give it a book cover like this one.

Book Cover of the Week: Piece of Mind: A Novel by Michelle Adelman

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It's been a great summer for historical fiction, including the announcement of Allison Amend's forthcoming (May 2016) novel!

Book Cover of the Week: Enchanted Islands by Allison Amend

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Look at the beautiful book cover Knopf snuck onto Lauren Fox's novel while no one was looking!

Book Cover of the Week: The Days of Awe by Lauren Fox

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We're thrilled to see Rachel Cantor collaborating with Melville House once again on what promises to be a fantastic second novel!

Book Cover of the Week: Good on Paper by Rachel Cantor

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Excellent news! Ayelet Tsabari's debut collection of short stories, The Best Place on Earth—which won the 2015 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature—is coming to the United States!

Book Cover of the Week: The Best Place on Earth by Ayelet Tsabari comes to the United States

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If your eye is caught by the host of colorful pen-and-ink caricatures on the cover of Ricardo Covolo’s '101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die'… just wait until you look inside.

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We're deeply saddened to learn of Leonard Nimoy's passing this morning. Beyond his iconic, beloved, and influential role as Star Trek's Mr. Spock, Nimoy was a conscious artist, poet, and bookmaker.

Shekhina by Leonard Nimoy - Book Cover of the Week | Jewish Book Council

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THE Lois Lowry likens Alice Hoffman's new middle grade novel to "reentering a wonderful dream that you vaguely remember."

Book Cover of the Week: Nightbird by Alice Hoffman

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