Sophie Brody Award

Sophie Brody Award
About the Sophie Brody Award This award is given to encourage, recognize and commend outstanding achievement in Jewish literature. Past and current winners can be found here: https://www.rusaupdate.org/awards/sophie-brody-medal/.

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NameTitleYear
Dauber, JeremyLike Dreamers2014 - Winner
Shavit, AriLike Dreamers2014 - Winner
The LawgiverThe Lawgiver2013 - Honorable Mention
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne FrankWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank2013 - Honorable Mention
I Am ForbiddenI Am Forbidden2013 - Honorable Mention
The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient BibleThe Aleppo Codex2013 - Winner
Dreifus, ErikaQuiet Americans: Stories2012 - Honorable Mention
Spiegelman, ArtMetaMaus2012 - Honorable Mention
Montefiore, Simon SebagJerusalem: the Biography2012 - Honorable Mention
Hoffman, AdinaSacred Trash: the Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza2012 - Winner
Cole, PeterSacred Trash: the Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza2012 - Winner
HomesickHomesick2011 - Honor
The Sabbath World: Glimpses of a Different Order of TimeThe Sabbath World: Glimpses of a Different Order of Time2011 - Winner
Konner, MelvinThe Jewish Body 2010 - Honor
Kramer, ClaraClara's War: One Girl's Story of Survival 2010 - Honor
Gantz, StephenClara's War: One Girl's Story of Survival 2010 - Honor
Buergenthal, ThomasLucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy 2010 - Honor
Keats, JonathanThe Book of the Unknown: Tales of the Thirty-Six 2010 - Winner
Leshem, RonBeaufort2009 - Honorable Mention
Yehoshua, A.B.Friendly Fire2009 - Honorable Mention
Kaplan, ArieFrom Krakow to Krypton: Jews and Comic Books2009 - Honorable Mention
Manseau, PeterSongs for the Butcher's Daughter2009 - Winner
Ackerman, DianeThe Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story2008 - Honorable Mention
You Never Call! You Never Write! A History of the Jewish MotherYou Never Call! You Never Write! A History of the Jewish Mother2008 - Honorable Mention
Auslander, ShalomForeskin's Lament: A Memoir2008 - Honorable Mention
Englander, NathanThe Ministry of Special Classes2008 - Winner
Tolan, SandyThe Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East2007 - Honorable Mention
Zusak, MarkusThe Book Thief2007 - Honorable Mention
Mendelsohn, DanielThe Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million2007 - Winner
Horn, DaraThe World to Come2007 - Honorable Mention
Mandelman, AvnerTalking to the Enemy2006 - Winner
Wex, MichaelBorn to Kvetch2006 - Honorable Mention
Lavigne, MichaelNot Me2006 - Honorable Mention
Reiss, TomThe Orientalist: Solving the Mystery of a Strange and Dangerous Life2006 - Honorable Mention