2019 Canadian Jewish Literary Awards
The Canadian Jewish Literary Awards is honouring eight outstanding books for 2019. Now in its fifth year, the Canadian Jewish Literary Awards recognizes and rewards the finest Canadian Jewish writing.
Winners have been declared in the following categories: fiction, memoir, biography, history, scholarship, Holocaust, Yiddish, and books for children and youth.
The winning books are:
The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson
The Art of Leaving by Ayelet Tsabari
Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century by Alexandra Popoff
Spies of No Country: Behind Enemy Lines at the Birth of the Israeli Secret Service by Matti Friedman
A Cage Without Bars by Anne Dublin
Confessions of a Yiddish Writer and Other Essays by Chava Rosenfarb/edited by Goldie Morgentaler
Culture in Nazi Germany by Michael Kater
Choices Under Duress of the Holocaust: Benjamin Murmelstein and the Fate of Viennese Jewry Volume I: Vienna by Leonard and Edith Ehrlich/edited by Carl S. Ehrlich