2020 Winners


Watch the following video to see which of the four finalists below won gold, and which won silver.

The 21: A Journey into the Land of Coptic Martyrs

Author: Martin Mosebach

Publisher: Plough Publishing House

ISBN: 978-0-8748683-9-5

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Behind a gruesome ISIS video lies the story of the men in orange and the faith community that formed these unlikely modern-day saints and heroes.

Jewish Living Simply Explained: Based on the Teaching of the Rebbes of Chabad

Authors: Rabbi Zalman Goldstein and Rabbi Michoel A. Seligson

Publisher: The Jewish Learning Group

ISBN: 978-1-891283-29-0

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Written in a simple, easy-to-understand language, this book summarizes core teachings that explain and inspire Jewish faith and observance. It will engage, educate, and inspire readers from all backgrounds.

Spiritual Rebel: A Positively Addictive Guide to Finding Deeper Perspective & Higher Purpose

Author: Sarah Bowen

Publisher: Monkfish Book Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-1-948626-04-0

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Mining the world’s philosophical, scientific, and wisdom traditions, Spiritual Rebel offers 21 days of unconventional practices to help readers deepen their unique life purpose.

Wisdom to Heal the Earth: Meditations on the Teachings of the Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson 

Author: Tzvi Freeman

Publisher: Chabad.org / Ezra Press

ISBN: 978-0-8266-9003-6

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Wisdom to Heal the Earth is a revolutionary new look at Tikun Olam from the perspective of “the most influential rabbi in modern history,” — the Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.

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