JBooks.com readers nominated more than 115 works of Jewish fiction (dating from the past ten years) for the 2006 JBooks.com People’s Choice Award. The three-person judging panel has chosen its top six choices from that group. Now it’s time to vote for the winner–and by voting you’re eligible to win one of 8 Amazon Shopping Spree Gift Cards (value ranges from $25-$250).
The author of the winning title will receive $5,000 and will be honored at the Koret International Jewish Book Awards prize ceremony in San Francisco on November 15.
The finalist titles:
Ravelstein, by Saul Bellow
Everything is Illuminated, by Jonathan Safran Foer
In the Image, by Dara Horn
The Puttermesser Papers, by Cynthia Ozick
The Plot Against America, by Philip Roth
The Wedding Jester, by Steve Stern
I’ve voted! Now it’s your turn!