Blog Archive: July 2015


On the Passing of Alan Cheuse

Jul 31, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

All of us at Fig Tree Books are deeply saddened to have learned of the passing of Alan Cheuse.

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AJE Around the Web

Jul 28, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

Welcome to the latest installment of “American Jewish Experience Around the Web,” in which we curate for you some of the best items we’ve discovered online lately that address American Jewish Experience (AJE).

Malamud-apalooza

Jul 21, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

Some months ago, I noticed a trend in the queries we were receiving here at Fig Tree Books from writers who were seeking to contribute new reviews of classic works of American Jewish fiction: Books by Bernard Malamud (1914-1986) were hot commodities. Which is how we’ve ended up with a special triple package for you today.

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American Jewish Experience Around the Web

Jul 14, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

Welcome to the latest installment of “American Jewish Experience Around the Web,” in which we curate for you some of the best items we’ve discovered online lately that address American Jewish Experience (AJE).

Summertime, and the Living is Busy!

Jul 7, 2015

By Erika Dreifus

It may be summertime, but that doesn’t mean things have slowed down for us here at FTB!