Jewish Book Council announced the winners of the 2020 National Jewish Book Awards, now in its seventieth year. The New Jewish Canon by Yehuda Kurtzer and Claire Sufrin was named a finalist in the “Modern Jewish Thought and Experience” category. Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks z”l was named the Everett Family Foundation Book of the Year.
About Jewish Book Council: Jewish Book Council is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating, enriching, and strengthening the community through Jewish literature.
About the National Jewish Book Awards: The National Jewish Book Awards were established by Jewish Book Council in 1950 in order to recognize outstanding works of Jewish literature. It is the longest-running awards program of its kind.