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Book Riot's 100 must-read works of Jewish Fiction

Type: Preset list created by avatiakh

Description: “Jewish continuity has always hinged on uttered and written words….ours is not a bloodline but a textline,” say Fania Oz-Salzberger and Amos Oz in their beautiful book, Jews and Words.

One hundred Jewish writers, or writers writing about Jews, on this list: that means at least, what?, 101 understandings of Jewish identity? There’s beauty here, and depth; reverence, and fun. With hope that you find something new–

http://bookriot.com/2016/07/15/100-must-read-works-of-jewish-fiction/

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About this list

Started by: avatiakh (July 2016)

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