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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:

Love and Death: My Journey Through the Valley of the Shadow by Forrest Church

Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring by Richard Preston

West With the Night by Beryl Markham

Between the World and Me by Ta Nehesi Coates

Trapeze by Simon Mawer

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald


Grad School Reads:

Ethnic Survival in America: An Ethnography of a Jewish Afternoon School by David Schoem

Teaching and Its Predicaments by David K. Cohen

The New American Zionism by Theodore Sasson

Israel: Echo of Eternity by Abraham Joshua Heschel
Reform Zionism: An Educator’s Perspective my Michael Livni
Tours that Bind: Diaspora, Pilgrimage, and Israeli Birthright Tourism by Shaul Kelner
Sanctuary in the Wilderness: A Critical Introduction to American Hebrew Poetry by Alan Mintz
Books I squeeze in during rare free time or for work:

Henna House by Nomi Eve

Beyond Discipline (10th Anniversary edition) by Alfie Kohn

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

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