Best of Jewish Authors

Best of Jewish Authors

The above linked article talks about the best work from Jewish authors. Many of these I have read. There are many more on the list than what I posted here. It’s an interesting list, and I will be getting to more of the list eventually.

The Diary of a Young Girl
by Anne Frank
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by Elie Wiesel
 
The Chosen
by Chaim Potok
  
Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
by Joseph Heller
  
Where the Wild Things Are
by Maurice Sendak
 
Death of a Salesman
by Arthur Miller
   
The Complete Stories
by Franz Kafka
  
Man’s Search for Meaning
by Viktor E. Frankl
 
Where the Sidewalk Ends
by Shel Silverstein
  
The Trial
by Franz Kafka
My Name Is Asher Lev
by Chaim Potok
   
The Crucible
by Arthur Miller
 
The Giving Tree
by Shel Silverstein
 
Exodus
by Leon Uris
 
The Castle
by Franz Kafka
The Promise
by Chaim Potok
 
The Yiddish Policemen’s Union
by Michael Chabon
Portnoy’s Complaint
by Philip Roth
   
The Communist Manifesto
by Karl Marx
 
The Street of Crocodiles
by Bruno Schulz
 
Darkness at Noon
by Arthur Koestler
   
Herzog
by Saul Bellow
  
The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer
by Isaac Bashevis Singer
   
The Adventures of Augie March
by Saul Bellow
   
The Pianist: The Extraordinary Story of One Man’s Survival in Warsaw, 1939–45
by Władysław Szpilman
  
The Gift of Asher Lev
by Chaim Potok
  
Maus I: A Survivor’s Tale: My Father Bleeds History (Maus, #1)
by Art Spiegelman
   
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
by Michael Chabon
   
The Human Stain (The American Trilogy, #3)
by Philip Roth
 
The Metamorphosis
by Franz Kafka
  
Call It Sleep
by Henry Roth
   
The Princess Bride
by William Goldman
   
The Red Tent
by Anita Diamant (Goodreads Author)
  
The Natural
by Bernard Malamud
  
The Plot Against America
by Philip Roth
  
Davita’s Harp
by Chaim Potok
  
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
by Judith Viorst
   
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
by Tom Stoppard
  
The Collected Stories of Isaac Babel
by Isaac Babel
  
American Pastoral (The American Trilogy, #1)
by Philip Roth
   
Suite Française
by Irène Némirovsky
   
The Guide for the Perplexed
by Maimonides
Sophie’s Choice
by William Styron
   
Friday the Rabbi Slept Late (The Rabbi Small Mysteries #1)
by Harry Kemelman
How Proust Can Change Your Life
by Alain de Botton (Goodreads Author)
The Fixer
by Bernard Malamud
 
The Finkler Question
by Howard Jacobson
The Sabbath: Its Meaning for Modern Man
by Abraham Joshua Heschel
   
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz
by Mordecai Richler
   
The Interpretation of Dreams
by Sigmund Freud