Who By Fire

Over six holidays, the members of a Jewish family grapple with how—or whether—to maintain their religious identity in the modern era.
Birdie and Cait and the Book of Life

Birdie and Cait and the Book of Life

“On Rosh Hashanah it is inscribed, and on Yom Kippur it is sealed.” When Birdie’s mother dies and her older sister Annika relocates her from New York to London, the sacred Jewish words she’s heard year after year during the High Holidays start...