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That’s a Mitzvah—signed

About “That’s a Mitzvah” baby book: For babies, toddlers and preschoolers, this whimsical, fun-filled board book helps you and your child explore the joys of doing good deeds and mitzvot together. Adapted from the award-winning “It's a ... It’s a … It’s a Mitzvah,” the playful text spins new twists on beloved nursery rhymes. Lively illustrations introduce children to the everyday kindnesses that mark the beginning of a Jewish journey and a lifetime commitment to tikkun olam—repairing the world.   Baby board book written by Diane Heiman and illustrated by Liz Suneby (Jewish Lights).   Order now for a copy signed by author Diane Heiman. (Sorry, no personal inscriptions) * If this is a gift , please indicate the recipient’s name, email and mailing address in the “Notes” section during check-out.

Five Yiddish Words You Need to Know e-book

An exclusive illustrated Moment e-book featuring everything you need to know about some of our favorite words—beshert, glitch, sechel, tsuris and zaftig.  A treat for language mavens and the Yiddishly-curious. (MomentBooks)

RBG’s Brave & Brilliant Women: 33 Jewish Women to Inspire Everyone—signed

This intergenerational collection of biographies of brave and brilliant Jewish women was written by Moment editor-in-chief Nadine Epstein in collaboration with the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg and includes an introduction written by the Supreme Court justice herself. Illustrations by Bee Johnson. (Random House)
Order now for a copy signed by Nadine Epstein (Sorry, no personal inscriptions). 
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Good Karma e-book

Don’t miss this exciting collection of Jewish-themed short stories selected from among the winners of the Moment Magazine Karma Foundation Fiction Contest, featuring award-winning writers Jason K. Friedman, Miriam Karmel, Racelle Rosett, Leah Lax, Steven Volynets and Lauren Watel. An exclusive Moment e-book! (MomentBooks)

Spiritual Bathing

In their book Spiritual Bathing, Rosita Arvigo and Nadine Epstein explore traditions—many lost or forgotten—that have been intertwined with religion, spirituality and culture since ancient and medieval times. From mikvahs to baptism to charity baths, these traditions can serve as a way to reconnect with nature or God; rejuvenate the mind, body and soul; and help relieve anxiety, insomnia and depression. Encompassing knowledge from 15 world traditions, this beautifully illustrated guide features detailed instructions to create nurturing and restorative spiritual bathing rituals both at home and elsewhere. (Echo Point Books)

Leonard Fein: Vision & Passion Kindle Edition

Both a man of letters and a true activist, Leonard “Leibel” Fein never lost his abiding passion for serving the Jewish people. As Moment’s co-founder and editor from 1975 to 1989, he used the editor’s column regularly to write about his passions – social justice and ending racism and poverty, Judaism, Israel and the American Jewish community. The columns and essays collected here exemplify the intellect, the humor and the values that characterized his life. Available on Kindle. (MomentBooks)

Can Robots Be Jewish?

Can Robots Be Jewish? And Other Pressing Questions of Modern Life 
Should we edit our children’s genes?  Are there things that can’t be forgiven?  Are Jews still expecting a messiah? Is Judaism good for women? Should Jews strive to be happy?  Do Jews believe in the afterlife?  Can robots be Jewish? In this book, rabbis spanning the range of modern Jewish thought, from Humanist and Reform to Orthodox and beyond, consider these difficult and provocative questions and many others. Sometimes they agree – but not often. Editor Amy E. Schwartz provides delightful commentary, celebrating the rabbinic impulse to question every assumption and highlighting the many and sometimes surprising ways ancient texts can speak to us today. The Religion News Service says: “The most intriguing books on religion we read this year,” Can Robots Be Jewish? is a must read!

An Extraordinary Life and Legacy Set—signed


Buy Now and get this inspiring tote..FREE!

Moment co-founder Elie Wiesel (1928-2016) was the author of Night, survivor of Auschwitz and a powerful, enduring voice of the Holocaust. A recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he was a hero of human rights, professor and author of more than 50 books. In this striking volume, Moment editor-in-chief Nadine Epstein shares her memories of Wiesel and brings together 36 reflections from friends, colleagues and others who knew him—including his son Elisha Wiesel, Michael Berenbaum, Wolf Blitzer, Father Patrick Desbois, Ben Kingsley, Ronald S. Lauder, Bernard-Henri Lévy, Kati Marton, Itzhak Perlman, Natan Sharansky, Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Oprah Winfrey and Ruth Wisse. The foreword is by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks and the afterword is by Ted Koppel.  Epstein also presents readers with a visual history of Wiesel’s life, provides lively conversations with teenagers about Night and offers discussion questions. The book includes more than 100 photographs. ·(MomentBooks)

Theodore Bikel’s The City of Light

Based on a story by the late movie actor, folk singer, musician, composer, unionist, and political activist, this children’s book is by his widow Aimee Ginsburg Bikel and illustrated by Noah Phillips. It poignantly recounts moments from Theodore Bikel’s childhood in Vienna, when he experienced anti-Semitism as Nazi influence grew—and dreamed of a Jewish superhero, Judah Maccabee who could rescue the Jews. Includes favorite Jewish recipes and a glossary of Yiddish words. (MomentBooks)   * If this is a gift , please indicate the recipient’s name, email and mailing address in the “Notes” section during check-out.

Have I Got A Cartoon For You!

In Have I Got A Cartoon For You:  The Moment Magazine Book of Jewish Cartoons, Bob Mankoff, the award-winning cartoonist, former New Yorker cartoon editor and bestselling author collects his favorite Jewish cartoons.  It is guaranteed to make you chuckle. A perfect gift as well! Introduction by Bob Mankoff. Foreword by the award-winning New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast. (MomentBooks)

Nine Lives: Favorite Profiles of Famous People

Nine Lives: Favorite Profiles of Famous People from the Annals of Moment Magazine.  Featuring profiles of Jon Stewart, Albert Einstein, Bob Dylan, Walter Mosley, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sergey Brin, Brian Epstein, Tony Kushner and Oliver Sacks. Foreword by Sidney Offit.  Afterword by Gloria Steinem. Edited by Marcy Epstein and Nadine Epstein. (MomentBooks).   * If this is a gift , please indicate the recipient’s name, email and mailing address in the “Notes” section during check-out.