In this first installment of "Indic Picks, "Bradley Graham and Lissa Muscatine, owners of Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC, recommend a few of their favorite books to Moment readers.
The Invisible Bridge
"The advent of World War II and the Holocaust from a personal vantage point ..., with tremendous universal themes."
In the Garden of Beasts
"A fascinating piecing together of an ambassador's story ... a personal catalogue of events during the Holocaust."
The Cookbook Collector
"The lives of two sisters change and intersect ... and subtexts about Jewish culture that are interesting and entertaining."
The New Jewish Table
Todd Gray and Ellen Kassoff Gray
"It's a beautiful book that describes how Todd, who is not Jewish, and Ellen, who is, came together. The recipes in it are fantastic."