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The Bible for dummies—and experts

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/the_bible_for_dummies_and_experts_20080125

In "How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now" (Free Press, $35) -- which recently won the 2007 Jewish book of the year prize of the National Jewish Book Awards -- Kugel's interest is not only in what the text says, but in what a modern reader is to make of it.

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