books

Quentin Tarantino signs two-book deal

According to "Vanity Fair," his first book will be a novelization of "Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood," Tarantino’s 2019 look at Hollywood in the late 60s.

NY Assemblyman Dov Hikind speaking at the rally
Dov Hikind releases a book that trolls Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s book

Hikind’s book debuted just a month after Cuomo’s and is meant to mock the governor’s volume.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
13/11/2020
Finding English books in Israel gets easier every day

Anglos seeking English-language content can now enjoy a rich variety.

By Rivkah Lambert Adler
23/11/2020
Memories: Some things are worth more than money

“Get rid of the clutter,” we’re told. Not me. I’ll go on collecting mementos and memories until I die.

Book exchange, damaged in suspected arson, has been restored

The importance of book exchange centers has grown amid the coronavirus outbreak in Israel with communal libraries being shuttered.

Julie Gray’s surprising love story

Julie Gray’s book on Holocaust survivor Gidon Lev is a true adventure

By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
11/11/2020
A scene from  Mission: Impossible – Fallout
Rare books returned to owners after 'Mission: Impossible' burglary in UK

The men accused of the theft, who were jailed in Britain last month, were dubbed the 'Mission: Impossible' gang by UK media because of their acrobatic technique.

By REUTERS
10/11/2020
What if Hitler had been killed in 1941?

Using a time machine to block the Holocaust and German invasion of the USSR

By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
05/11/2020
The Hamoshava Reading Station, post-blaze
Beloved outdoor library goes up in flames

The spread of books may be – at least temporarily – drastically reduced, but that clearly isn’t going to stop the faithful dropping by

29/10/2020
Actors in Prague dressed as resistance fighters reenact the uprising in May 1945.
The banality of Nazi evil, concealed in an old chair

The author has assiduously researched this low-ranking Nazi bureaucrat – even locating his daughters who had only sketchy recollections of their long-dead father.

By COLIN SHINDLER
29/10/2020
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