Morality wins 2020 Book of the Year
Rabbi Sacks’ book Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times has been named as the Jewish Book Council 2020 ‘Book of the Year’ and the winner of the Modern Jewish Thought and Experience category. You can read the full press release here.
“In January 2021, the Jewish Book Council announced the winners of the 2020 National Jewish Book Awards, now in its seventieth year. The winners include Morality: Restoring the Common Good in Divided Times by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks (Basic Books), which was named the Everett Family Foundation Book of the Year.
Rabbi Sacks’ final book draws on his own experiences, as well as texts by Jewish philosophers and scholars, to illustrate the importance of changing our world by shifting our focus to the collective good. This book will help ground Sacks’ legacy as one of the great Jewish thinkers of the twenty-first century.”