After Hours


Faludi, Susan. In the darkroom. Metropolitan Books, 2016 (Sept)
Sullivan, Rosemary. Stalin’s daughter. Harper Perennial, 2015 (Aug)
Han Kang. The vegetarian. Hogarth, 2016 (July)
Baker, J.A. The peregrine. New York Review of Books, 1967 (July)
Browder, Bill. Red notice. Simon & Schuster, 2015 (July)
Guo, Xiaolu. I am China. Anchor, 2015 (June)
Larsen, Nella. Passing. Penguin, 1929. (May)
Gundar-Goshen, Ayelet. Waking lions. Kinneret, 2014 [in Hebrew] (May)
Yalom, Irvin. The Spinoza problem. Basic Books, 2013 (May)
Yuval, Yirmiyahu. Spinoza and Other Heretics, Princeton University Press, 1992, (Apr)
Catton, Eleanor. The Luminaries. Back Bay Books, 2014. (Mar)
Mukasonga, Scholastique. Our lady of the Nile. Archipelago Books, 2012 (Feb)
Larson, Erik. In the garden of the beasts. Broadway Books, 2011 (Jan.)
Gazdanov, Gaito. The spectre of Alexander Wolf. (Russian © 1947) 2016 [in Heb] (Jan)
Deitch, Gene. For the love of Prague. John Caulkins publishers, 2015. (Jan)

Shainberg, Lawrence. Ambivalent Zen. Vintage Books, 1995 (Dec.)
Kalanithi, Paul. When breath becomes air. Random House, 2016 (Dec)
Luiselli, Valeria. The story of my teeth. Coffee House Press, 2015 (Dec.)
Moon, Elizabeth. The speed of dark. Ballantine Books, 2004 (Nov)
Arad, Maya. Behind the mountain. Xargol, 2016 [in Hebrew]. (Nov).
Zambra, Alejandro. Bonsai. Melville Housem 2012 (Oct.)
Bakewell, Sarah. At the existentialist café: Freedom, being, and apricot cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Karl Jaspers, Edmund Husserl, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and other. Other Press, 2016 (Oct)
Zambra, Multiple choice. Penguin Books, 2014 (Sept)
El Rashidi, Yasmine. Chronicle of a Last Summer: A Novel of Egypt. Tim Duggan Books, 2016 (Aug)
Murdoch, Iris. Henry and Cato. Viking Press, 1977 (Aug)
Wolf, Christa. In the flesh. Verba Mundi 2005 (July)
Novic, Sara. Girl at war. Random House, 2016 (July)
Burstein, Dror. Mud. Keter, 2016 [in Hebrew] (July)
Roberts, Gregory David. Shantaram. St. Martin Griffin, 2003 (June)
Backman, Fredrick. A man called Ove. Washington Square Press, 2014 (June).
Murdoch, Iris. Bruno’s dream. Open Road Media, 2010 (June)
Zweig, Stefan. Buchmendel. Tesha Neshamot Books, 2016 [in Hebrew] (May)
de Beauvoir, Simone. Malentendu à Moscou. Achuzat Bayit, 2016. [in Hewbrew] (May)
Marra, Anthony. A constellation of vital phenomena. Hogarth, 2014 (May)
Green, Henry. Pack my bags. New Directions, 1992. (April)
Warner, Sylvia Townsend. Lolly Willowes. NYRB Classics, 1999 (March)
Herzog, Werner. Of walking on ice. University of Minnesota Press, 2015 (March)
MacDonald, Helen. H is to Hawk. Grove Publishing, 2015 (March)
De Botton, Alain. How Proust can change your life. Vintage, 1998.(Feb)
Franzen, Jonathan. Purity. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015 (Feb)
Szabo, Magda. The door. NYRB Classics, 2015 (Jan.)

2005-2015 Books

I love poetry and I read and re-read poems frequently.
Some of my most treasured poets include:
David Budbill, Constantine Cavafy, Zbigniew Herbert, Jose Hierro, Yitzhak Laor, Federico Garcia Lorca, Israel Pincas, Wistawa Szymborska

Amnesty International
Appalachian Mountain Club
Freedom to Read Foundation
Southern Poverty Law Center


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