Spanish Author Accepts Israeli Award, Rebuffs Boycott CallsAcclaimed Spanish writer accepts prestigious Israeli literary award, despite calls from anti-Israel activists to boycott the Jewish state.
Winner: 'What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank'Jewish-American author Nathan Englander’s short story collection,“What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank,” wins Short Story Award.
Discounts on New Books to be IllegalMinisterial committee approves legislation forbidding changing the price of new books for 18 months.
Jewish Author of 'Where the Wild Things Are' RememberedMaurice Sendak, 83, author and illustrator of dozens of popular children’s books, most notably “Where the Wild Things Are,” died Tuesday.
Romanian Public Funds Financing Fascist Children's BookRomanian public funds have been financing a children’s poetry book that features Romania’s World War II fascist leader on its cover.
Jewish Digital Library Changes Future of ReadingNew Jewish digital library features hundreds of popular Jewish books by leading publishers in both Hebrew and English.
Feldheim Books to Customers: Come BackFeldheim Publishing, under a stay of proceedings, asks customers to buy its products and help save the Jewish book world.
Feldheim Books In Israel in Danger of CollapseFeldheim Publishing in Israel, which caters to the hareidi religious community, is in danger of collapse and may be bought out.
Author Naomi Ragen Convicted of PlagiarismA Jerusalem court finds American-Israeli author Naomi Ragen guilty of plagiarism, a verdict she called a dark day” for writers in Israel.
New Cookbook Adds 'Kosher Elegance' to Shavuot TableT-minus very little time left to go, and what can you do to make Shavuot dinner look like a feat of excellence? Open that new cookbook of yours.
Rabbi's Response to Dawkins: G-d Plays DiceRabbi Michael Avraham takes on the topic of G-d, atheism and evolution in his new book, “G-d Plays Dice.”
Nazis Tried to Create Army of Talking DogsThe Nazis believed dogs were almost as intelligent as humans, researchers say – and tried to create an army with them to win the war.
Former Iranian Revolutionary Guard: Iran Will Bomb IsraelIn an interview with INR's Yishai Fleisher, Reza Kahlili explained the cruelty and oppression of Iran's regime and the real threat to Israel.
University Cancels Conference to Defy Anti-Israel BiasA French university canceled an international conference rather than cave in to an anti-Israel boycott by pro-Palestinian Authority participants.
Unpublished Works by Kafka Examined in Tel Aviv, ZurichThe unpublished works of famed Prague-born writer Franz Kafka are to be examined for the first time in 50 years.
Farrakhan Asks 'Deceitful' Jews to 'Repair Damage to Blacks'Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan is turning to Jews -- and the gentiles whom they “influence” -- to help in the “repair” of his people.
Israel's Annual Hebrew Book Week BeginsIsrael's 49th annual Hebrew Book Week began Wednesday.
New! Book Review Section on Arutz ShevaArutz Sheva has launched a new book review section that will give readers a glimpse into several fun, engaging and uplifting titles each week.
Unmatched Israeli Innovation Praised in New BookA new book, 'Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel's Economic Miracle', says "Israel is not just a country, but a comprehensive state of mind."
Amazon in Trouble for Selling Holocaust-Denial Books in GermanyThe American Jewish Committee filed a complaint against the Amazon online book distributers for selling books which deny the Holocaust.
Muslim and US Superheroes Team Up in New Comics SeriesUS superheroes such as Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman will appear together with the Muslim superheroes known as The 99 in a new comics series.
Psychometric Exam Losing Its Importance?Increasing numbers of students accepted to higher education without psychometric exam mean Council for Higher Education must improve supervision.
Remembering the Rebbe in ImagesPhotographs of the Lubavicher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, have been collected into a new book, alongside quotes from his wisdom.
False Hopes Again? PA News Agency Claims Shalit to be FreedA PA news agency reported Tuesday evening that kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit’s freedom is imminent. Israel denied the report.