19 Books to Read by Jewish Authors

From Michael Chabon to Erica Jong, here are some of our favorite books by Jewish authors.

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Buy Wonder Boys at Amazon

Wonder Boys

By Michael Chabon

Buy Nightwork at Amazon


By Irwin Shaw

Buy April Morning at Amazon

April Morning

By Howard Fast

Buy The Trespassers at Amazon

The Trespassers

By Laura Hobson

Buy Home in the Morning at Amazon

Home in the Morning

By Mary Glickman

Buy Seventh Heaven at Amazon

Seventh Heaven

By Alice Hoffman

Buy Marathon Man at Amazon

Marathon Man

By William Goldman

Buy Friday the Rabbi Slept Late at Amazon

Friday the Rabbi Slept Late

By Harry Kemelman

Buy Fly Away Home at Amazon

Fly Away Home

By Marge Piercy

Buy The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis at Amazon

The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis

By Max Shulman

Buy No Time for Tears at Amazon

No Time for Tears

By Cynthia Freeman

Buy The Rabbi at Amazon

The Rabbi

By Noah Gordon

Buy Fear of Flying at Amazon

Fear of Flying

By Erica Jong

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Suite Française

By Irène Némirovsky

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The Red Tent

By Anita Diamant

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To the End of the Land

By David Grossman

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Marjorie Morningstar

By Herman Wouk

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The Believers

By Zoë Heller

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Goodbye, Columbus

By Philip Roth