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Rabbi Laura’s Reading Lists

Here is a list of the books I’ve read recently. I will continue to add to this list regularly.



Book Group Reads:

Manhattan Beach, by Jennifer Egan

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Moloka’l. by Alan Brennert

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Strangers In Their Own Land by Arlie Russell Hochschild

News of the World by Paulette Jiles

Grad School Reads:

Trouble in the Tribe: The American Jewish Conflict over Israel by Dov Waxman
Sacred Landscape: The Buried History of the Holy Land Since 1948 by Meron Benvenisti
The Fragile Dialogue: New Voices of Liberal Zionism ed by Stanley Davids and Lawrence Englander
Life History Research in Educational Settings: Learning from Lives (Doing Qualitative Research in Educational Settings) by Ivor Goodson
Learning from Experience: Memory and the Teacher’s Account of Teaching by Miriam Ben-Peretz
A Dream of Zion: American Jews Reflect on Why Israel Matters to Them, ed by Jeffrey Salkin
Succeeding at Jewish Education: How one Synagogue Made it Work by Joseph Reimer
Books I squeeze in during rare free time or for work:

Lifelong Kindergarten by Mitchell Resnick

The Cooking Gene by Michael Twitty

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That’s Transforming Education by Sir Ken Robinson

Emotions, Learning, and the Brain: Exploring the Educational Implications of Affective Neuroscience by Mary Helen Immordino-Yang

Book List Archive
2017 Reading List
2016 Reading List
2015 Reading List
2014 Reading List
2013 Reading List
2012 Reading List

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