December 7th

Happy Hanukkah, y'all! Check out these 12 books and gifts to keep you & yours entertained for the next eight nights and beyond. 
 

Looking for Rare Square's picks? Find them below:

Allen Ginsberg's Collected Poems 1947 - 1980

Signed with "AH" and "Oxford" on title page, dated "4/17/87" when he visited Square Books and Oxford for a number of days with Harry Smith.

Annie Leibovitz's Portraits 2005-2016

In this collection, iconic portraits sit side by side never-before-published photographs.

Signed first edition. As new, still sealed.


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One for Each Night: The Greatest Chanukah Stories of All Time (Very Christmas) By Sholom Aleichem, Elie Wiesel, S. Y. Agnon Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781954404229
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Published: New Vessel Press - September 12th, 2023

"Uniformly excellent."--The Jewish Standard


How Yiddish Changed America and How America Changed Yiddish By Ilan Stavans (Editor), Josh Lambert (Editor) Cover Image
By Ilan Stavans (Editor), Josh Lambert (Editor)
$22.00
ISBN: 9781632062260
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Restless Books - April 25th, 2023

Is it possible to conceive of the American diet without bagels? Or Star Trek without Mr. Spock? Are the creatures in Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are based on Holocaust survivors? And how has Yiddish, a language without a country, influenced Hollywood?


My Name Is Barbra By Barbra Streisand Cover Image
$47.00
ISBN: 9780525429524
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Published: Viking - November 7th, 2023

The long-awaited memoir by the superstar of stage, screen, recordings, and television


The Postcard By Anne Berest, Tina Kover (Translator) Cover Image
By Anne Berest, Tina Kover (Translator)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781609458386
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - May 16th, 2023

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR
TIME MagazineNPRLibrary JournalThe Globe and MailLilithForward MagazineToronto StarThe New Yorker


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The Souls of Jewish Folk: W. E. B. Du Bois, Anti-Semitism, and the Color Line (Sociology of Race and Ethnicity) By James M. Thomas Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780820365077
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of Georgia Press - October 1st, 2023

SIGNED.


Portico: Cooking and Feasting in Rome's Jewish Kitchen By Leah Koenig Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780393868012
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 29th, 2023

One of Food & Wine's Best Cookbooks of Fall 2023 • One of the Boston Globe's Best Cookbooks of 2023 • One of Smithsonian's 2023 Ten Best Books About Food • A Los Angeles Times Best Cookbook of 2023 • A Vice Best Cookbook of 2023 • A KCRW Good Food Best Cookbook of 2023 • A National Post Best Cookbook of 2023 • A WBUR Here &a


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Jewish Trivia By Games Room Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 0810073342811
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Games Room - July 25th, 2023

Shop more trivia and tabletop games here!


Shabbat: Recipes and Rituals from My Table to Yours By Adeena Sussman Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593327777
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Avery - September 5th, 2023

Instant New York Times bestseller
Named a Best Cookbook for Fall 2023 by the LA Times, Food & Wine, Eater, WBUR, and Simply Recipes

The author of Sababa returns with a collection of good-for-the-soul recipes that embody the spirit and pleasures of Shabbat


How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah? By Jane Yolen, Mark Teague (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jane Yolen, Mark Teague (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338330328
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: The Blue Sky Press - September 3rd, 2019

America's bestselling dinosaur series celebrates the joys of Chanukah in an engaging board book overflowing with humor for the whole family!

From the warm glow of the candles in the menorah to the fun of family gatherings, little dinosaurs love to celebrate the Festival of Lights.


The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming: A Christmas Story By Lemony Snicket, Lisa Brown (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lemony Snicket, Lisa Brown (Illustrator)
$18.00
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ISBN: 9781952119613
Published: McSweeney's - November 21st, 2023

Latkes are potato pancakes served at Hanukah. Lemony Snicket is an alleged children's author. For the first time in literary history, these two elements are combined in one book. People who are interested in either or both of these things will find this book so enjoyable it will feel as if Hanukah is being celebrated for several years, rather than eight nights.


We Ship It By Lauren Kay Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063230996
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperTeen - June 20th, 2023

This rom-com debut has the fierce girl energy of the movie Booksmart, blended with the awkwardness of Kelly Quindlen’s Late to the Party, topped with a thrilling international meet-cute a la Love and Gelato.

Olivia Schwartz has a plan. It’s even color-coded.