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With International Women’s Day coming up on March 8 — not to mention Women’s History Month all March long — we are turning to new and refreshing reads.

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Host of the “Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books” podcast, Zibby Owens, joins us with her list of great reads for your Spring Break.

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Every author knows that putting out a new book into the world comes with a 24/7 “I’m-SO-Sick-of-Me” social media presence. I made a pact with

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In best-selling author Lisa Barr’s latest thrill, WOMAN ON FIRE, rising young journalist, Jules Roth, is given an unusual—and very secret—assignment: locate a painting stolen

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April 11 (virtual) — Stephanie Butnick will be in conversation with authors Lisa Bar­r (Woman on Fire) and James McAuley (The House of Frag­ile Things: Jewish Art

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Author Lisa Barr recalls the day she lost her memory but gained perspective.

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In this month’s installment of a series exploring new and upcoming books, the team at Jewish Insider previews top titles coming out in March:

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War. Invasion. Global instability. The tail-end of omicron. Financial tremors. These are not the ingredients for a relaxing afternoon spent reading on the couch. However,

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The search for a missing masterpiece is at the center of Lisa Barr’s thrilling historical mystery, “Woman on Fire.” Chicago journalist Jules Roth is excited when her

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Ambitious fledgling reporter Jules Roth, the heroine of this masterly, multifaceted thriller from Barr (The Unbreakables), lands a job working for her personal hero, investigative

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