Staff Picks-Yehudit Singer

Yehudit Jessica Singer is the Book Marketing & PR Manager at Koren. She is the intermediary between the editorial and sales teams, and liaises between authors and the media to get the word out about each publication. Originally from Long Island, New York, Yehudit graduated from Queens College and Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She has…

Koren Publishers Jerusalem’s Proud Partnership with YU Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Program

*The 5779 Contest Winners are announced at the bottom of this post* Every year Yeshiva University hosts a yearly Gemara learning competition called the Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Program which is aimed at high school students throughout North America. In an incredible testament to the state of Torah learning amongst our youth, this year more than 530…

Staff Picks-Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb

Every month a different member of our team tells us about some of their favorite titles or give recommendations for books that you may have missed, but certainly deserve your attention. Meet the people who make the books you love, and find out which are their favorites. This month’s selections have been provided by Rabbi…

Meet Mr. Jerusalem- The story of Eliyahu Koren and his flagship publication, The Koren Tanakh. Celebrating the 52nd Yom Yerushalayim

When Eliyahu Korngold made aliyah, he was passionate about a number of things, primarily art, the Hebrew letter and Jerusalem. He left Germany in 1933, changed his last name to Koren and set sail for Eretz Yisrael. For Mr. Koren, Jerusalem was the manifestation of beauty and tradition. It was a city that represented vitality,…