Francine Klagsbrun’s Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel takes the the top prize, and David Grossman’s much-heralded A Horse Walks Into a Bar wins the fiction category
‘The Vanishing Princess’ experiments with the elliptical style and subjects that would later become the writer’s trademark
Picks from new Jewish Book Council head Naomi Firestone-Teeter
Debut story collection about Mizrahi Jews nabs $100,000 literary award
This year’s selections recognize diversity of Jewish Soviet emigré literature
Portnoy’s Complaint and American Pastoral raise more than $130,000
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?