Listen To: Audiobooks of Jewish Interest

Enjoy a title from this select list of fiction and nonfiction audiobooks with Jewish themes. All of these titles are available in the Adult Audiobook section of the Library.

Fiction
Nonfiction

Fiction

Adler, Warren. Funny Boys.

Alderman, Naomi. Disobedience.

Bank, Melissa. The Wonder Spot.

Bellow, Saul. Herzog.

Bloom, Amy. Away.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Bohjalian, Christopher. Skeletons at the Feast.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Brooks, Geraldine. People of the Book.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Brownstein, Gabriel. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Apt. 3W.

Buck, Pearl. Peony.

Chabon, Michael. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Chabon, Michael. Gentlemen of the Road.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Cooper, T. Lipshitz, Six, or, Two Angry Blondes.

Diamant, Anita. Day After Night.

Englander, Nathan. For the Relief of Unbearable Urges.

Englander, Nathan. The Ministry of Special Cases

Fallada, Hans. Every Man Dies Alone.

Foer, Jonathan Safran. Everything is Illuminated.

     Also available: Digital Player

Franklin, Ariana. Mistress of the Art of Death.

Goddard, Robert. Long Time Coming.

Graff, Laurie. The Shiksa Syndrome.

Grant. Linda. The Clothes on Their Backs.

Gregory, Philippa. The Queen’s Fool.

Grossman, David. To the The End of the Land

Grossman, Paul. The Sleepwalkers

Halter, Marek. Lilah

Halter, Marek. Sarah.

Halter, Marek. Zipporah, Wife of Moses.

Hemon, Aleksander. The Lazarus Project.

Hoffman, Alice. The Dovekeepers.

Horn, Dara. All Other Nights.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Isaacs, Susan. As Husbands Go.

Jacobson, Howard. Kalooki Nights.

Kanon, Joseph. Alibi.

Kellerman, Faye. Milk and Honey.

Kellerman, Faye. Straight into Darkness.

Krauss, Nicole. Great House.

Leshem, Ron. Beaufort.

Lipman, Elinor. The Inn at Lake Devine.

Liss, David. The Coffee Trader.

Marche, Stephen. Raymond + Hannah.

Martel, Yann. Beatrice and Virgil.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Mawer, Simon. The Glass Room.

Melman, Peter Charles. Landsman.

Némirovsky,  Irène. Suite Française.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Orringer, Julie. The Invisible Bridge.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Patterson, Richard North. Exile.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Plain, Belva. Heartwood.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Potok, Chaim. The Chosen.

Rose, M.J. The Memorist.

Rosen, Jonathan. Joy Comes in the Morning.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Rosnay, Tatiana de. Sarah’s Key.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Roth, Philip. The Ghost Writer.

Roth, Philip. The Plot Against America.

Russell, Mary Doria. A Thread of Grace.

Shafak, Elif. The Forty Rules of Love.

Shea, Christina. Smuggled.

Silva, Daniel. The English Assassin.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Simon, Michael. Dirty Sally.

Singer, Isaac Bashevis. The Complete Jewish Short Stories from Eastern Europe and Beyond. (808.898924 J).

Singer, Isaac Bashevis. Shadows on the Hudson.
     Available as an eAudiobook

Skibell, Joseph. A Curable Romantic

Sofer, Dalia. The Septembers of Shiraz

Solomons, Natasha. Mr. Rosenblum Dreams in English.

Stanger-Ross, Ilana. Sima’s Undergarments for Women.

Weiner, Jennifer. Certain Girls.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Widmer, Eleanor. Up From Orchard Street.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Wiesel, Elie. Night.
     Also available: eAudiobook, Digital Player

Wiesel, Elie. The Sonderberg Case.

Zimler, Richard. The Warsaw Anagrams.

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Nonfiction

Ackerman, Diane. The Zookeeper’s Wife: A War Story. (940.5318 A).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Avey, Sam. The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz: A True Story of World War II.
(940.53185 A).

Bader, David M. The Book of Murray: The Life, Teachings, and Kvetching of the Lost Prophet. (817.54 B1346.bo).

Bernstein, Harry. The Invisible Wall. (818.54 B5315.in).

Brenner, Hannelore. The Girls of Room 28: Friendship, Hope, and Survival in Theresienstadt. (940.5318092 B).

Cline, Eric H. A History of Ancient Israel: From the Patriarchs through the Romans.
(933 C).

Cohen, Aaron. Brotherhood of Warriors: Behind Enemy Lines with a Commando in One of the World’s Most Elite Counterterrorism Units. (956.94054).

Cohen, Rich. Sweet and Low. (929.20973 C).

Dershowitz, Alan M. The Case for Peace. (956.94054 D).

Engel, David. Understanding the Holocaust. (940.5318 E).

Feiler, Bruce S. Where God Was Born. (200.956 F).

Ferguson, Niall. High Financier: The Lives and Time of Siegmund Warburg.
(B W2537fe).

Fogel, Bryan. Jewtopia: The Chosen Book for the Chosen People.
(818.602 F).

Gafni, Isaiah M. Beginnings of Judaism. (296.09 G).

Gurwitch, Annablelle and Jeff Kahn. You Say Tomato, I Say Shut Up: A Love Story.
(306.81 G).

Hoffman, Sam. Old Jews Telling Jokes. (818.602 H).

Hoffman, Sam and Eric Spiegelman. The Joke-Off: A Comedy Knockdown. (818.602 H).

Kershaw, Alex. The Envoy: the Epic Rescue of the Last Jews of Europe in the Desperate Closing Months of World War II. (940.531835 K).

Mason, Jackie. Schmucks! Our Favorite Fakes, Frauds, Lowlifes, Liars, the Armed and the Dangerous, and Good Guys Gone Bad. (817.54 M3993.sc).

McBride, James. The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother.
(B M1197ma).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Nuland, Sherwin B. Lost in America: A Journey with my Father. (974.7275 N).

Ruderman, David B. Between Cross and Crescent: Jewish Civilization from Mohammed to Spinoza. (909.04924 R).

Schiffman, Lawrence H. The Dead Sea Scrolls: The Truth Behind the Mystique.
(296.155 S).

Shutt, Timothy Baker. Odyssey of the West I: A Classic Education through the Great Books. Hebrews and Greeks. (930 S).

Tec, Nechama. Defiance: The Bielski Partisans. (940.5318 T).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Tolan, Sandy. The Lemon Tree. (956.9405 T).

Van Beek, Flory A. Flory: A Miraculous Story of Survival. (940.5318 V).

Volk, Patricia. Stuffed. (641.5 V).

Yiddish Radio Project: Stories from the Golden Age of Yiddish Radio.
(791.44 Y).

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