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Winners of the 2006 Koret International Book Awards

October 17, 2006
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Winners of the 2006 Koret International Book Awards Jewish life and living: “Dignity Beyond Death,” Rochel Berman.

Jewish thought: “Betraying Spinoza,” Rebecca Goldstein.

Fiction: “Her Body Knows,” David Grossman.

BabagaNewz children’s literature: “Before You Were Born,” Howard Schwartz, illustrated by Kristina Swarner.

JBooks.Com people’s choice award for the decade’s best work of Jewish fiction: “Everything is Illuminated,” Jonathan Safran Foer.

Reform Judaism prize for Jewish fiction: “Kafka in Bronteland,” Tamar Yellin.

National Foundation for Jewish Culture’s Samuel Goldberg and Sons Foundation Prize for emerging writer of Jewish fiction: “The Discontinuity of Small Things,” Kevin Haworth.

Anne and Richard Cowan writer’s award of the Jewish community endowment fund: Julie Orringer.

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