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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #240 on: February 05, 2018, 08:03:44 AM »
R' Akiva Tatz wrote some phenomenal books. 2 of my favorite are Living Inspired and The Thinking Jewish Teenager's Guide to Life (which is great even for post-teenagers)
I loved Living Inspired. Read that book multiple times when I was younger.
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« Reply #241 on: February 05, 2018, 09:15:16 AM »
I was on a R' Tatz kick a few years ago, read his "Guide for the Thinking Jewish Teenager", "Living Inspired" download a ton of his shiurim to my iPod...

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I was also a little turned off by the title. People looked at me strangely when they saw me reading it (it's kind of like announcing 'I'm a thinking teenager and you guys are just morons') and I took to hiding the book behind a different jacket cover.

I never got to "Letters to a Buddhist Jew", though.

Should I look into it now?

I'd also recommend Tzvi Freeman's "Heaven Exposed" which is Jewish philosophy wrapped in funny short stories.

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« Reply #242 on: March 18, 2018, 10:12:09 PM »
Anyone have any new (or old) recommendations?
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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #243 on: May 14, 2018, 10:15:42 PM »
anyone reading The Empty Wagon?
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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #244 on: May 15, 2018, 12:21:06 AM »
anyone reading The Empty Wagon?
Riveting
all i know is they were selling in bmg for a cheaper price than what they were advertisied as selling in stores.
joke was because they were all used everyone was standing around and reading the whole day
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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #245 on: May 17, 2018, 02:50:21 PM »
@JewReads on Instagram is pretty cool. Relatively new account but lots of content.

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« Reply #246 on: May 18, 2018, 09:04:16 AM »
The wandering Jew has aarrived. The samurai of vishgrod

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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #247 on: May 18, 2018, 10:14:02 AM »
Katerina by Aharon Appelfeld. 

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Re: DansDeals Book Club
« Reply #248 on: May 18, 2018, 11:24:42 AM »
Lioness
a biography of Golda Meir

Very good read