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Monday, 15 January 2018

A special tribute to the great Israeli noveliest Aharon Appelfeld, who died on 4th January, has been added to the 2018 programme in recognition of his life and works.

Writer David Herman will discuss Appelfeld's life and legacy in the free Fringe event, taking place at 1.30pm on Sunday 11th March in the Limehouse Room at Kings Place.


Thursday, 11 January 2018

Congratulations to 2018 festival authors Eshkol Nevo, Sara Hirschhorn, Jeremy Dauber and Lewis Glinert, all of whom are finalists in the 2017 National Jewish Book Awards.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

The full programme for Jewish Book Week 2018 is now on sale. Browse the full listings to check out the events we have in store.

Friday, 8 December 2017

Kapka Kassabova, who will be speaking on her stunning new book, Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe, has won Scottish Book of the Year at the Saltire Literary Awards


Wednesday, 25 October 2017

JBW author David Bolchover has been shortlisted for the 2017 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award for his book The Greatest Comeback: From Genocide to Football Glory, published by Biteback Publishing.