Books by Leon Wieseltier

Released: May 1, 2000

"Take heart, Reader, old or new: These essays—their premises, arguments, conclusions, triumphs, and shortfalls—are still well worth grappling with."
Returns to print 32 tough-minded discourses, written from 1938 to 1975, from one of American literature's most exacting cultural critics. Read full book review >
KADDISH by Leon  Wieseltier
Released: Sept. 24, 1998

"A fascinating excursion into Jewish law and history, and into questions of one's responsibility to one's parents, to the past, and to the future."
A fervent and illuminating philosophical journel from the literary editor of the New Republic. Read full book review >