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This Is All He Asks of You

by Carolina Ciucci

Anne Egseth’s captivating epistolary novel "This Is All He Asks of You" is about growing up and finding light in the darkness. Luna is Norwegian; when she is twelve, she spends time living with her single mother in the US. The book’s... Read More

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Temple Dancer

by Claire Foster

"Temple Dancer", Amy Weintraub’s astonishing new novel, evokes the power of a lost spiritual tradition through the story of two disparate women: a disgraced temple dancer from 1930s India, and a contemporary social worker in... Read More

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Beloved Comrades

by Kristine Morris

"Beloved Comrades" is a moving novel about a religious community that’s formed to welcome a variety of members. In the stories of Yermiyahu Ahron Taub’s novel "Beloved Comrades", a new Orthodox synagogue brings a sense of comfort and... Read More

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Modern Ascension

by Kristine Morris

"Modern Ascension" is an encouraging text that suggests a new paradigm for addressing karmic debt. Carol Anne Halstead’s "Modern Ascension" collects the personal stories of thirteen initiates on a quest for higher consciousness.... Read More

Book Review

Warrior Won

by Katerie Prior

In yoga, the warrior pose is about seeking balance. It’s no wonder, then, that Meryl Davids Landau’s novel "Warrior Won" is about a woman contemplating her spiritual beliefs in the face of devastating news. Lorna seems to have it... Read More

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The Other Hand

by Delia Stanley

"The Other Hand" is a captivating spiritual novel about faith and family. In Andrew Kane’s thoughtful novel "The Other Hand", traditional Judaism meets modern realities. Jonathan Bauman has been a Orthodox rabbi for decades, helping... Read More

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