Jewish

Books about the Jewish people or Jewish religion. Common themes include Biblical stories, the Jewish diaspora, and the Holocaust.

The Wolf and the Woodsman
The Hidden Palace (The Golem and the Jinni, #2)
We Can't Keep Meeting Like This
Morningside Heights
Don't Ask My Name: A Survivor's Story of Lies and Deceptions
The [Un]Popular Vote
The Vixen
Ethel Rosenberg: An American Tragedy
Chunky
Strange Creatures
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Cool for the Summer
Jacobo's Rainbow
Monkey Boy
A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate, and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg
The Forest of Vanishing Stars
The Girls in the Attic
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
The Warsaw Orphan
Today Tonight Tomorrow
The Happiest Man on Earth
Milk Fed
The Order (Gabriel Allon, #20)
The Choice: Embrace the Possible
The Intimacy Experiment (The Roommate, #2)
We Can't Keep Meeting Like This
The Wolf and the Woodsman
Florence Adler Swims Forever
Nobody Will Tell You This But Me: A True (as Told to Me) Story
We Were the Lucky Ones
The Anarchist Kosher Cookbook by Maxwell BaumanBorn to Kvetch by Michael WexIsrael for Beginners by Angelo ColorniThere's Jews in Texas? by Debra L. WinegartenSisteria by Sue Margolis
Best Humorous Jewish Books
32 books — 20 voters

Dubbelspel by Frank Martinus ArionHoe duur was de suiker? by Cynthia McLeodThe Free Negress Elisabeth by Cynthia McLeodAmor ontdekt Aruba by Albert HelmanTweemaal Mariënburg by Cynthia McLeod
Suriname and the Netherlands Antilles
96 books — 11 voters
The Merchant of Venice by William ShakespeareThe Protocols of the Learned Elders of Zion by Matvei Vasilyevich GolovinskiOliver Twist by Charles DickensThe Jew of Malta by Christopher MarloweThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Anti-Semitism in Literature
41 books — 25 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNight by Elie WieselThe Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John BoyneNumber the Stars by Lois Lowry
Well-Written Holocaust Books
779 books — 2,792 voters
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNight by Elie WieselThe Hiding Place by Corrie ten BoomCome Back for Me by Sharon Hart-GreenMaybe You Will Survive by Aron Goldfarb
The Holocaust - Fiction and Non
215 books — 105 voters

Night  (The Night Trilogy, #1)
The Diary of a Young Girl
The Chosen (Reuven Malther #1)
The Yiddish Policemen's Union
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
My Name Is Asher Lev
The Book Thief
People of the Book
Everything Is Illuminated
Maus: Un survivant raconte, tome 1: Mon père saigne l'histoire (Maus, #1)
The Red Tent
Number the Stars
The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, #1)
Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots
The Plot Against America

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But how has it happened that millions of fables, tales, legends, have been blended with both Jewish and Christian revelation that have made them the most bloody religion that ever existed? How has it happened that all the fine arts, architecture, painting, sculpture, statuary, music, poetry, and oratory, have been prostituted, from the creation of the world, to the sordid and detestable purposes of superstition and fraud? [Letter to judge F.A. Van der Kamp, December 27, 1816.]
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