The JBC – Jewish Book Council has a comprehensive website with every bit of advice book lovers can benefit from. This site is well worth perusing. The joy of sharing opinions on books will last forever and sites like these are invaluable.

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Read all about it- BOOK CLUBS ARE FLOURISHING
Category: Literature
Issue No. 172
 

A review of the long journey of the Ethopians from Africa to Israel battling initially for 25 years to be recognized as Jews. Followed by the many hardships and also miracles of this aliyah covering a 9-year period based on Micha Feldman’s diary.

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Triumphant and tragic story of the Ethiopian exodus to Israel - Book Review
Category: Literature
Issue No. 172
 

The ESRA Tel Aviv Short Story Discussion Group meets at 17:30, the second Monday of every month.

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Meze and pita on the menu with short stories as dessert
Category: Literature
Issue No. 172
 

A.B. Yehoshua spoke to an enraptured ESRA audience in Kfar Shmaryahu about his latest book The Retrospective.

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‘Bulli’ for us
Category: Literature
Issue No. 172
 

The author has written a psalm of hope and fulfillment despite the difficulties and hardships of the world we live in. He was inspired by David Grossman's book of essays "Writing in the Dark".

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My Freedom psalm was inspired by Grossman’s essays
Category: Literature
Issue No. 171
 

The Bnai B’rith World Center Award for Journalism is widely acknowledged in the media industry as the most prestigious prize in its field in Israel. Highly respected journalists were present at the award ceremony where winners were honored and speeches were of an exceptionally high standard of content and interest.

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Accolades for the best in Diaspora reporting
Category: Literature
Issue No. 171
 

The Wayward Moon by Janice Weizman is her first novel. It is in the form of historical fiction and captures ones imagination immediately. It is the adventure of a young woman’s search for meaning during the 9th century in the Middle East.

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Study sowed the seed for this winning tale of Rahel - Book Review
Category: Literature
Issue No. 171
 

"A Fateful Moment". Has a single event or person had a profound impact on you? See all the guidelines for ESRAmagazine's short story competition 4

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ESRAmagazines short story competition 4
Category: Literature
Issue No. 170
 

A short autobiographical novel about a group of hippies and the results of their musical journey across America.

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On the hippy trail to Jewish roots - Book Review
Category: Literature
Issue No. 170
 

Listening to audiobooks from the web or from cassettes, even while busy with other chores such as cooking and cleaning, proves a wonderful and enjoyable way to keep up with stories.

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Why I prefer listening to a book instead of reading it
Category: Literature
Issue No. 170
 
 
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