Nextbook Press Authors in the News

New books and events from contributors to the Jewish Encounters Series


Emma Lazarus’ “The New Colossus” is a greater symbol of freedom’s light than the Statue of Liberty


As Israel fought for independence, David Ben-Gurion turned the military’s guns on Jews. In his new biography, Shimon Peres recalls his mentor’s greatest test.

Jerusalem Post Reviews ‘Yehuda Halevi’

“Hillel Halkin’s beautiful new biography of Halevi, the latest of the Nextbook Press Jewish Encounters series, will enchant and intrigue in equal measure.”

The Good Doctor

Examining Maimonides with Sherwin Nuland

Poet, Warrior, King

In The Life of David, the first book in Nextbook’s Jewish Encounters series, Robert Pinsky examines the legacy of one of the Bible’s most compelling figures

The Life of David: Chapter One

Maimonides: Prologue

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