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Chief of Staff seeks to publish book written during his tenure

Chief of Staff seeks to publish book written during his tenure

Aviv Kohavi asks Ministerial Committee on Publications to approve the publication of a book he wrote on military leadership.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2021 06:36
The Palestinianization of children's books - spreading the evil culture

The Palestinianization of children's books - spreading the evil culture

We are in a war for the hearts and minds of children. Op-ed.Howard Rotberg, 06/07/2021 14:06
When the Rebbe was young

When the Rebbe was young

A new book in Hebrew tells the story of the early life of the Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneersohn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 23:08
Former Ambassador Friedman to publish book on his time in office

Former Ambassador Friedman to publish book on his time in office

Former US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman will publish the memoir. entitled "Sledgehammer," in February of 2022.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/06/2021 03:59
Jared Kushner inks book deal for White House memoir

Jared Kushner inks book deal for White House memoir

Memoir of Kushner's time as a top Trump aide slated to be released in early 2022.Dan Verbin, 16/06/2021 19:31
The Book of Hirsh

The Book of Hirsh

The Book of Hirsh packs everything about today's Israel into a fast-paced, but thought-provoking, short novel Recommended. Review.Rochel Sylvetsky, 13/06/2021 08:09
'Titus, Trump and the Triumph of Israel' breaks pre-sale record

'Titus, Trump and the Triumph of Israel' breaks pre-sale record

New book discusses the power of faith-based diplomacy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2020 17:11
Right-wing Polish journalist disparages Jews and calls the Holocaust ‘a myth’ in new book

Right-wing Polish journalist disparages Jews and calls the Holocaust ‘a myth’ in new book

'No doubt' that Rafal Ziemkiewicz's newest book intends to cause hatred towards Jews, cast doubt on Holocaust, watchdog says.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 05/06/2020 07:29
Fellow Writers — free up your books. I did

Fellow Writers — free up your books. I did

I put up two of my books for free, on Kindle, for one day, to anyone suffering from cabin-fever…which these days means everybody. Jack Engelhard, 16/04/2020 07:11
Italian Jews working to restore Jewish literary heritage.

Italian Jews working to restore Jewish literary heritage.

Italian Jewish community launches campaign to restore its Jewish literary heritage.Marcy Oster, JTA, 21/08/2019 08:03
Israeli books translated into Spanish left on streets of Ecuador

Israeli books translated into Spanish left on streets of Ecuador

“Libros Libres de Israel” project, whereby books are left on public roads for others to find, aims to share Israeli culture in Ecuador.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 31/07/2019 17:04
Ilana Kurshan wins $100,000 Jewish Literature Sami Rohr Prize

Ilana Kurshan wins $100,000 Jewish Literature Sami Rohr Prize

American immigrant to Israel wins Jewish literature prize for memoir highlighting effect of Talmud study on her life.JTA, 06/06/2018 08:13
Israeli books: More Torah-related books than any other type

Israeli books: More Torah-related books than any other type

Ahead of national book week, National Library releases statistics on books published in Israel. Most children's comics for haredi readers.Tal Polon, 05/06/2018 13:40
Memoir of LA Jewish family wins top Jewish prize in Britain

Memoir of LA Jewish family wins top Jewish prize in Britain

LA Jewish family's memoir named winner of 2018 Jewish quarterly Wingate Literary Prize.JTA, 16/02/2018 07:52
The books that cheated death - twice

The books that cheated death - twice

400-year-old Jewish library survives Hitler and the Inquisition.JTA, 28/06/2017 14:37
Books stolen from WWII Polish Jews donated to foundation

Books stolen from WWII Polish Jews donated to foundation

Most books come from former collections of Jewish Theological Seminary of Fränkel Foundation in Wroclaw.JTA, 23/05/2017 20:00
Never overpay for books again

Never overpay for books again

Israeli company presents "Total Boox" - a system which can rate books and allow readers to pay according to usage.ILTV, 05/05/2017 18:05
Amazon selling books in US, UK that deny the Holocaust

Amazon selling books in US, UK that deny the Holocaust

Amazon has removed such books from online stores where Holocaust denial is illegal, but they remain available in the US and UK.JTA, 14/02/2017 07:34
Bader Ginsburg picture bio takes top honor in book awards

Bader Ginsburg picture bio takes top honor in book awards

Picture book biography about U.S. Supreme Court Justice among the top three winners of awards for Jewish children's books.JTA, 12/01/2017 04:01
Outrage in Egypt over Israeli book at Cairo fair

Outrage in Egypt over Israeli book at Cairo fair

Egyptian parliamentarian demands inquiry after Army Radio analyst's book is allowed into a book fair in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2016 06:15
MK Pushes Return to Free Market for Books

MK Pushes Return to Free Market for Books

MK Yoav Kish calls to repeal Literature Protection Law, which prevents sales being offered on books for 18 months after debut.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 31/05/2015 09:41
Boycotting the Nation that Gave the Most to Humanity

Boycotting the Nation that Gave the Most to Humanity

One Albanian author has the intellectual honesty to say what he thinks. Giulio Meotti, 16/02/2015 07:30
Spanish Writer Accepts Jerusalem Literary Award

Spanish Writer Accepts Jerusalem Literary Award

Acclaimed Spanish writer accepts prestigious Israeli literary award, despite calls from anti-Israel activists to boycott the Jewish state.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/02/2013 17:45
Jewish-American Author Wins Short Story Award

Jewish-American Author Wins Short Story Award

Jewish-American author Nathan Englander’s short story collection,“What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank,” wins Short Story Award.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/07/2012 17:52
Discounts on New Books to be Illegal

Discounts on New Books to be Illegal

Ministerial committee approves legislation forbidding changing the price of new books for 18 months.Gil Ronen, 11/06/2012 03:15
Author of 'Where the Wild Things Are' Remembered

Author of 'Where the Wild Things Are' Remembered

Maurice Sendak, 83, author and illustrator of dozens of popular children’s books, most notably “Where the Wild Things Are,” died Tuesday.Rachel Hirshfeld, 09/05/2012 11:57
Public Funds Financing Fascist Children's Book

Public Funds Financing Fascist Children's Book

Romanian public funds have been financing a children’s poetry book that features Romania’s World War II fascist leader on its cover.Rachel Hirshfeld, 18/04/2012 19:57
Jewish Digital Library Changes Future of Reading

Jewish Digital Library Changes Future of Reading

New Jewish digital library features hundreds of popular Jewish books by leading publishers in both Hebrew and English.Rachel Hirshfeld, 05/04/2012 16:35
Feldheim Books to Customers: Come Back

Feldheim Books to Customers: Come Back

Feldheim Publishing, under a stay of proceedings, asks customers to buy its products and help save the Jewish book world.Elad Benari, 06/03/2012 07:13
Feldheim Books In Danger of Collapse

Feldheim Books In Danger of Collapse

Feldheim Publishing in Israel, which caters to the hareidi religious community, is in danger of collapse and may be bought out.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 21/02/2012 12:53
Author Naomi Ragen Convicted of Plagiarism

Author Naomi Ragen Convicted of Plagiarism

A Jerusalem court finds American-Israeli author Naomi Ragen guilty of plagiarism, a verdict she called a dark day” for writers in Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/12/2011 13:09
Cookbook Adds 'Kosher Elegance'

Cookbook Adds 'Kosher Elegance'

T-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.Hana Levi Julian, 07/06/2011 09:28
Rabbi's Response to Dawkins

Rabbi's Response to Dawkins

Rabbi Michael Avraham takes on the topic of G-d, atheism and evolution in his new book, “G-d Plays Dice.”Maayana Miskin, 03/06/2011 14:12
Nazis Trained Dogs to Talk

Nazis Trained Dogs to Talk

The Nazis believed dogs were almost as intelligent as humans, researchers say – and tried to create an army with them to win the war. Chana Ya'ar, 26/05/2011 10:50
Former Iranian Guard Turned CIA

Former Iranian Guard Turned CIA

In an interview with INR's Yishai Fleisher, Reza Kahlili explained the cruelty and oppression of Iran's regime and the real threat to Israel.IsraelNN Staff, 03/11/2010 11:01
French U Blocks Anti-Israel Move

French U Blocks Anti-Israel Move

A French university canceled an international conference rather than cave in to an anti-Israel boycott by pro-Palestinian Authority participants.Hana Levi-Julian, 28/07/2010 12:33
Unpublished Kafka Works Probed

Unpublished Kafka Works Probed

The unpublished works of famed Prague-born writer Franz Kafka are to be examined for the first time in 50 years.Hana Levi Julian, 21/07/2010 13:54
Summer Reading

Summer Reading

, 21/07/2010 00:00
Farrakhan's 'Deceitful Jews'

Farrakhan's 'Deceitful Jews'

Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan is turning to Jews -- and the gentiles whom they “influence” -- to help in the “repair” of his people.Hana Levi Julian, 30/06/2010 16:12
Hebrew Book Week Starts

Hebrew Book Week Starts

Israel's 49th annual Hebrew Book Week began Wednesday.Malkah Fleisher, 02/06/2010 22:21
Good News for Book Lovers

Good News for Book Lovers

Arutz Sheva has launched a new book review section that will give readers a glimpse into several fun, engaging and uplifting titles each week.Tzvi Barish, 04/01/2010 15:32
They Must Go!

They Must Go!

, 08/11/2009 00:00
Israeli Innovation is Unmatched

Israeli Innovation is Unmatched

A 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."Nissan Ratzlav-Katz, 02/11/2009 23:35
Amazon Sells Shoah-Denial Books

Amazon Sells Shoah-Denial Books

The American Jewish Committee filed a complaint against the Amazon online book distributers for selling books which deny the Holocaust.Avraham Zuroff, 26/07/2009 07:10
US, Muslim Superheroes Team Up

US, Muslim Superheroes Team Up

US superheroes such as Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman will appear together with the Muslim superheroes known as The 99 in a new comics series.Yehudah Lev Kay, 07/07/2009 14:07
Psychometric Losing Importance?

Psychometric Losing Importance?

Increasing numbers of students accepted to higher education without psychometric exam mean Council for Higher Education must improve supervision. Hillel Fendel, 29/06/2009 17:08
Remembering the Rebbe in Images

Remembering the Rebbe in Images

Photographs of the Lubavicher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, have been collected into a new book, alongside quotes from his wisdom.Israel National News, 28/06/2009 18:34
More False Hopes on Shalit?

More False Hopes on Shalit?

A PA news agency reported Tuesday evening that kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit’s freedom is imminent. Israel denied the report.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/06/2009 18:41
Thank you to Nadav Shragai

Thank you to Nadav Shragai

, 21/06/2009 00:00