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Friday, 24 February 2017

Jewish Book Week speakers Philippe Sands and Ayelet Gundar-Goshen have been chosen as joint winners of the JQ Wingate literary prize (worth £4,000). 

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Rachel Tzvia Back received The Risa Domb/Porjes Prize and Natasha Lehrer won the Scott Moncrieff Prize at the award ceremony for the Society of Authors Translation Prizes at The British Library on Wednesday evening. 

Monday, 6 February 2017

Congratulations to JBW 2017 speakers Sarah Moss and Adam Rutherford whose books The Tidal Zone and A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived are on the longlist for the Wellcome Book Prize.

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Festival speakers Sarit Yishai-Levi, Ezra Glinter, Philippe Sands and Michael Chabon are all honoured in the US National Jewish Book Awards

Thursday, 1 December 2016

The 2017 Festival is live and on-sale to book your tickets online or by phone.

With over 70 events featuring stars of all the arts, media, politics and science, you're sure to find something that sets your pulse racing.