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If All the Seas Were Ink: A Memoir

Author: 
Ilana Kurshan
List Price: 
$26.99
Type: 
Hardcover

At the age of 27, alone in Jerusalem in the wake of a painful divorce, Ilana Kurshan joined the world’s largest book club, learning daf yomi, Hebrew for “daily page" of the Talmud, a book of rabbinic teachings spanning about 600 years and the basis for all codes of Jewish law. A runner, a reader and a romantic, Kurshan adapted to its pace, attuned her ear to its poetry, and discovered her passions in its pages.

God in the Qur'an

Author: 
Jack Miles
List Price: 
$26.95
Type: 
Hardcover

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of God: A Biography, an erudite, hugely informative portrait of the God of Islam, the world's second largest, fastest-growing, and perhaps most tragically misunderstood religion.

Who is Allah? What makes Him unique?

Why Religion?: A Personal Story

Author: 
Elaine Pagels
List Price: 
$27.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Why is religion still around in the twenty-first century? Why do so many still believe? And how do various traditions still shape the way people experience everything from sexuality to politics, whether they are religious or not? In Why Religion? Elaine Pagels looks to her own life to help address these questions.

What the Qur'an Meant and Why It Matters

Author: 
Garry Wills
List Price: 
$25.00
Type: 
Hardcover

America’s leading religious scholar and public intellectual introduces lay readers to the Qur’an with a measured, powerful reading of the ancient text

Garry Wills has spent a lifetime thinking and writing about Christianity.

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