Purchases from our online store generate essential funding for the work of Mayyim Hayyim – opening the experience of immersion to Jews of every description and to those becoming Jewish, and sharing what we've learned with communities around the US and around the world.

The Jewish Wedding Now

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

This complete, easy-to-use guide explains everything you need to know to plan your own Jewish wedding in today’s ever-changing world where the very definition of what constitutes a Jewish wedding is up for discussion. (more »)


The Red Tent

An insider's look at the daily life of a biblical family of mothers and wives and their one and only daughter, Dinah.

An insider's look at the daily life of a biblical family of mothers and wives and their one and only daughter, Dinah. Told in her voice, Dinah tells the story of her four mothers, Rachel, Leah, Zilpah, and Bilhah -- all wives to Jacob -- before recounting her own extraordinary life history. Signed by the author.  (more »)


The Boston Girl Audiobook

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Red Tent and Day After Night

Anita Diamant's newest! An unforgettable coming-of-age novel about family ties and values, friendship and feminism told through the eyes of young Jewish woman growing up in Boston in the early 20th century. Read by Linda Lavin. VERY LIMITED SUPPLY. (more »)


How to Raise a Jewish Child

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

This updated edition of the classic parenting book combines insights from Jewish tradition with contemporary thinking about how children learn and grow. And it describes the practices, customs, and values that go into creating a Jewish home and raising joyful children within the rich traditions of Judaism. (more »)


Choosing a Jewish Life: A Handbook for People Converting to Judaism and for Their Family and Friends

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Married to a convert herself, Anita Diamant provides advice and information that can transform the act of conversion into an extraordinary journey of self-discovery and spiritual growth. (more »)


Living a Jewish Life

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Living a Jewish Life describes Judaism as not just a contemplative or abstract system of thought but as a blueprint for living fully and honorably. This new edition builds on the classic guide, which has been a favorite among Jewish educators and students for years. (more »)


Day After Night

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Stories of four young Jewish European women who make their way to the land of Israel in the summer immediately following the end of World War II.  (more »)


Last Days of Dogtown

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Rendered in stunning, haunting detail, with Anita Diamant’s keen ear for language and profound compassion for her characters, The Last Days of Dogtown is an extraordinary retelling of a long-forgotten chapter of early American life. (more »)


Good Harbor

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Follows the growing friendship between fifty-nine-year-old Kathleen, recently diagnosed with breast cancer, and the slightly younger Joyce, increasingly distant from her teenage daughter and struggling to write a second novel. (more »)


Pitching My Tent: On Marriage, Motherhood, Friendship, and Other Leaps of Faith

by Anita Diamant, Founding President

Gathered from her days as a columnist, the short, often humorous essays resonate with readers of all backgrounds. A collection of intimate reflections on the milestones and balancing acts of Diamant's life as a wife, mother, friend, and synagogue member. Signed by the author. (more »)