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Carol Hupping Closes the Book on Her Career

After 17 years, Carol Hupping is saying goodbye to the Jewish Publication Society. Locked in a room on the eighth floor of the Jewish Community...
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Israeli Arab Author Navigates Three Worlds

Sayed Kashua will discuss his new book, Native, at the Free Library of Philadelphia on Feb. 16.    Sayed Kashua misses home.    He misses the land, his friends,...
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A Perfect Time to Recognize and Remember the ‘British Schindler’

Sir Nicholas Winton never believed he was in danger, even as he helped transport 669 children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia to England during the nine...
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Bill Apter Is Still Wrestling With Fame

Pro wrestling's most prolific chronicler has a de facto museum of memorabilia in Dresher, and a new book on the shelves. Like the heroine of...
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A Book, a Kickoff and One Jewish Community

This year's One Book One Jewish Community selection is a memoir of a Russian immigrant childhood. When Lev Golinkin was 9 years old, he and...
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Local Author’s New Book Is a Humorous Look at Children’s ‘Why Chromosome’

For decades, Art Linkletter made millions of Americans laugh by pointing out in vivid detail all of the different ways that “Kids say the...
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Dismantling the Patriarchy Is an Ecumenical Task

When contemplating movements that dovetail with religion, you can be forgiven for not immediately thinking of feminism. And that is exactly why Gina Messina-Dysert, Jennifer...
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Reading Is the ‘Main Point’ This Month

Murder, family drama, love, war, self-exploration and friendship — they’re all conversation fodder during Jewish Book Month at Main Point Books. This is the third...
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With an Assist from the White House, an Effort to Keep Holocaust Memories Alive...

A new book discusses the lives of 30 men and women who managed to survive a different circle of the Holocaust from what is...
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New Book on Crohn’s and Colitis Skips to the Loo

Most people rarely talk about what goes on in the bathroom. Decades after she was first diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, Kriger has written a...