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Funny Books about Religion (Now with 50% More Hilarity!)

Funny Books about Religion (Now with 50% More Hilarity!)

  With the November 15 issue of Booklist, our Spotlight on Religion, in the mail, we thought it was the perfect time to revisit Booklist Executive Editor Keir Graff’s 2012 list, “When Religion IS a Laughing Matter: Funny Books about People Who Believe and the Things They Believe In.” We’ve added 8 titles to the […]

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Religion & Spirituality

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Religion & Spirituality

The November 1 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 292 new reviews and 8 new feature articles and lists. The articles will be free to all for the next two weeks—to have unrestricted access, you’ll need to log in. If you aren’t yet a subscriber, or you do subscribe but haven’t […]

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This Week on Well Read TV: Mark K. Shriver Talks about PILGRIMAGE

This week on Well Read, former Maryland state legislator Mark K. Shriver (son of Eunice Kennedy and Sargent Shriver) will be speaking with hosts Elisa Jaffe and Mary Anne Gwinn about his latest work of historical nonfiction, Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis (2016), released November 29. In it, Shriver yearns “for a church […]

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The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Religion and Spirituality

The Latest Booklist: Spotlight on Religion and Spirituality

The November 15 issue of Booklist magazine is now live. Visit Booklist Online, where you’ll find 257 new reviews and 10 new feature articles and lists. The articles will be free to all for the next two weeks—to have unrestricted access, you’ll need to log in. If you aren’t yet a subscriber, or do subscribe but […]

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2016 Sydney Taylor Book Awards Announced
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2016 Sydney Taylor Book Awards Announced

The Sydney Taylor Book Award honors new books written for children and teens that exemplify high literary standards while portraying the Jewish experience. The association gives awards in three categories: younger, older, and teen readers. To learn more about the Association of Jewish Libraries, visit their website. The winning and honor titles are listed below, […]

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