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Lipman, Elinor

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "In a delightful new romantic comedy from Elinor Lipman, one woman's trash becomes another woman's treasure, with deliriously entertaining results. Daphne Maritch doesn't quite know what to make of the heavily annotated high school yearbook she inherits from her mother, who held this relic dear. Too dear. The late June Winter Maritch was the teacher to whom the class of '69 had dedicated its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LIP

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LIP

Anton, Maggie.

Summary: The most powerful practitioner of the mysterious arts is Rav Hisda's daughter, whose innate awareness allows her to possess the skills men lack. With her husband, Rava--whose arcane knowledge of the secret Torah enables him to create a "man" out of earth and to resurrect another rabbi from death--the two brave an evil sorceress, Ashmedai, the demon king, and even the Angel of Death in their...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ANT

Dudman, Clare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUD

Kemelman, Harry.

Summary: After six years of leading a challenging congregation, Rabbi Small is taking his dream vacation: three months in Jerusalem without any rabbinical duties. He is finally getting the rest he needs--until a new acquaintance is found dead after a bombing. Suddenly the savvy young Rabbi is up against the formidable Israeli intelligence and faceless Arab terrorists with murder on their minds.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC KEM

Lavigne, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAV

Lipman, Elinor

Summary: "Daphne Maritch doesn't quite know what to make of the heavily annotated high-school yearbook she inherits from her mother. The late June Winter Maritch was the teacher to whom the class of '69 had dedicated its yearbook, and she, in turn, went on to attend every reunion. Each year, she scribbled notes and observations after each one -- not always charitably -- and noted who overstepped...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC LIP

Feldman, Ellen

Summary: A fictionalized account of the post-war life of Peter, who hid in the secret annex with Anne Frank and her family, follows his survival of the Holocaust, his relocation to America, and his memories upon the publication of Anne's diary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FEL

Solomons, Natasha

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The House at Tyneford, an epic family saga about a headstrong Austrian heiress who will be forced to choose between the family she's made and the family that made her at the outbreak of World War I. Vienna, 1911. Twenty-one-year-old Greta Goldbaum has always hungered after what's forbidden: secret university lectures, unseemly trumpet lessons, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SOL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SOL

Kellerman, Faye.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time Warner AudioBooks 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M KEL

Loigman, Lynda Cohen

Summary: "Brooklyn, 1947: in the midst of a blizzard, in a two-family brownstone, two babies are born minutes apart to two women. They are sisters by marriage with an impenetrable bond forged before and during that dramatic night; but as the years progress, small cracks start to appear and their once deep friendship begins to unravel"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC LOI

Bank, Melissa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BAN

Englander, Nathan

Summary: "A prisoner in a secret cell. The guard who has watched over him a dozen years. An American waitress in Paris. A young Palestinian man in Berlin who strikes up an odd friendship with a wealthy Canadian businessman. And The General, Israel's most controversial leader, who lies dying in a hospital, the only man who knows of the prisoner's existence. From these vastly different lives Nathan...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Gregory, Philippa.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: A young woman caught in the rivalry between Queen Mary and her half sister, Elizabeth, must find her true destiny amid treason, poisonous rivalries, loss of faith, and unrequited love. It is winter, 1553. Pursued by the Inquisition, Hannah Green, a fourteen-year-old Jewish girl, is forced to flee Spain with her father. But Hannah is no ordinary refugee. Her gift of "Sight," the ability to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2004

Horn, Dara

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOR

Kellerman, Faye.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time Warner AudioBooks 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC Kelle

Pollack, Eileen

Summary: It's 1995, and Louise Shapiro has left California to start a new life in rural Michigan with her husband, Richard, and their daughter, Molly. Within weeks, an explosion destroys the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, leaving innocent civilians dead and maimed. As the accusations and conspiracy theories proliferate--about Arabs, Jews, Christians, the FBI, the government--Louise discovers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Way Books 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC POL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POL

Singer, Isaac Bashevis

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1972

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIN

Gross, Max

Summary: "What if there was a town that Hitler missed? For over fifty years the tiny Jewish shtetl of Kreskol has existed virtually untouched and unchanged. Spared of the Holocaust and Cold War, Kreskol has enjoyed an isolated peace. But when a marriage dispute spirals out of control, Kreskol is suddenly rediscovered and brought into the 21st Century. Pesha is in a loveless, arranged marriage and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperVia, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

Stollman, Aryeh Lev.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STO

Dickson, Athol

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIC

O'Nan, Stewart

Summary: "In 1945, Jewish refugees by the thousands set out for Palestine. Those who made it relied on the underground to shelter them; taking false names, they blended with the population, joining the wildly different factions fighting for independence. "City of Secrets" follows one survivor, Brand, as he tries to regain himself after losing everyone he's ever loved. Now driving a taxi provided--like...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ONA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ONA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ONA

Roth, Philip.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: When the renowned aviation hero and rabid isolationist Charles A. Lindbergh defeated Franklin Roosevelt by a landslide in the 1940 presidential election, fear invaded every Jewish household in America. Not only had Lindbergh, in a nationwide radio address, publicly blamed the Jews for selfishly pushing America toward a pointless war with Nazi Germany, but, upon taking office as the thirty-third...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Braff, Joshua

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Cheuse, Alan.

Summary: When his father sends him to his uncle's South Carolina plantation, New York Jew Nathaniel Pereira has his first brush with the realities of slavery and becomes captivated by a beautiful slave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

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