In May, Jewish Heritage Month is recognized in Canada and many other countries around the world. This month, we are honouring and celebrating Jewish authors, customs and traditions with these suggested reads.

For more information about Jewish Heritage Month in Canada, visit

Waterloo Public Library

WPL’s Check It Out blog is your go-to destination for all things literary, curated with care by your trusted library staff. With insightful book reviews, reading suggestions, helpful resources and more, we’re here to inspire and guide you on your journey through all that the library has to offer.