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


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.