Friday, December 26, 2008

Jewish Literature Challenge







4 books about Judaism or written by Jewish authors.

Challenge runs from Dec. 21, 2008 - April 27, 2009

Here is my list:

My Name is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok
Suite française by Irène Némirovsky
Baby Needs a New Pair of Shoes by Lauren Baratz-Logsted
Fax Me a Bagel by Sharon Kahn (I read one other book in this series last year!)

Alternate selections (in case I can't finish the above books, or decide differently):

The Book Thief by Marcus Zuzak
The Hidden Life of Otto Frank by Carol Ann Lee (Dad gave me his copy)
The Family Fortune by Laurie Horowitz

2 comments:

Monika said...

Suite française is SO GOOD!!!!!!!!!

Lauren Baratz-Logsted said...

Only in America could I wind up on such a list! Seriously, this is like in school when they give you a group of items, say fruit, and ask: "Which item is not like the others?" because they've thrown a tractor in there. Well, I'm the tractor on your list, but I do thank you.