Rabbis Frimmer, Cohen and Cantor Coyot, aspiring to fulfill the Jewish people’s ancient moniker, “The People of the Book”, discuss the books they are currently reading in preparation for the High Holidays. As we anticipate asking God to write us into the Book of Life for the New Year, Isaiah clergy share highlights from a few books that might guide us in a process of personal and communal cheshbon nefesh.

So, take a look: What books are on *your* nightstand? Which one might be the perfect fit for the month of Elul as we prepare to enter a season of reflection and renewal? Choose one today and let us know what you’re reading!

Book 1: We Killed: Women in Comedy

Book 2: This Is Real and You Are Completely Unprepared

Book 3: Antisemitism: Here and Now