Or Chadash Library
The Or Chadash Library is a fine collection of books of Jewish interest for ages preschool through secondary school. It is a wonderful resource for the Temple. For specific recommendations of appropriate and interesting material, please contact our librarian. It is a lending library and we hope everyone will take advantage of our growing library. Our library is affiliated with the Association of Jewish Libraries.
For more information regarding the Or Chadash Library, please contact Meredith Weil.
Significant Jewish Books
Day After Night: A Novel by Anita Diamant
In her best-selling novel, The Red Tent, Anita Diamant reimagined the lives of women in biblical times, the community of support between them, and their unmarked footsteps in history. Her new novel, Day After Night, seeks out a woman's narrative in a real event that took place in Israel three years prior to statehood.
America's Prophet: Moses and the American Story by Bruce Feiler
Bruce Feiler opens up the Exodus story in a new way by viewing it through a different lens--the history of the United States of America. "For four hundred years, one figure stands out as the surprising symbol of America," Feiler writes. "His name is Moses."