Everyone is Present has been honoured with another international award! It was selected as a finalist for the 2019 National Jewish Book Awards (USA) in the Memoir/Autobiography category.
Inaugurated in 1950, the National Jewish Book Awards is the longest-running North American awards program of its kind. The Awards are intended to recognize authors, and encourage reading, of outstanding English-language books of Jewish interest. Awards are presented in over eighteen categories, and the winning authors are celebrated at an annual gala in the year following the publication of the books under consideration. Past notable winners include Chaim Grade, Alice Hoffmann, Etgar Keret, Deborah Lipstadt, Michael Oren, Philip Roth, Elie Wiesel, Jonathan Safran Foer, Deborah Dash Moore, and Sandy Eisenberg Sasso.