A Companion for All Seasons
Finalist, 2006 National Book Award
The Jewish Book of Days invites readers to experience the connection between sacred story and nature’s rhythms, through readings designed for each and every day of the year. These daily readings offer an opportunity to live in tune with the wisdom of the past while learning new truths about the times we live in today.
“Every page reveals something new and fascinating in this innovative Jewish calendar . . . contains a treasure chest of Jewish gems.” —Publishers’ Weekly
“The Jewish Book of Days is rich learning for Jews, both educated and not, and highly informative and inspirational as well for those unfamiliar with the Jewish faith.” —Rabbi Gershon Winkler, author of Magic of the Ordinary: Recovering the Shamanic in Judaism
“A poetic, soulful, and organic view of the cycle of the Jewish year, bringing together Jewish texts and environmental themes . . . Rabbi Hammer’s original juxtaposition of ideas engages, enchants, and inspires in ways that stimulate others to be thoughtful, appreciative, and creative.” —Long Island Jewish Week