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Dive into the essence of Torah: the etymology, translation, and usage of seventy individual words of Torah. Then experience each word again as interpretive poetry with words ranging from b’reishit (“in beginning”) to shamayim (“heavens”) to zachor (“remember”). These Words is the 2023 Independent Book Publishers Association Silver Medal awardee for spiritual/inspirational volumes. Buy These Words here!

This Precious Life: Encountering the Divine in Poetry and Prayer - Prayers, poetry, and meditations inspired by encounters with God, both divine moments in our sacred texts, as well as sacred moments in our daily lives. This Precious Life completes a trilogy with This Grateful Heart and This Joyous Soul. Buy This Precious Life here!

This Joyous Soul: A New Voice for Ancient Yearnings - A resounding yet contemporary voice, weaves new inspiration into traditional prayer, inviting a deeply personal prayer experience and strengthening the connection to siddur, while inspiring us to make it our own. Buy This Joyous Soul here!

This Grateful Heart: Psalms and Prayers for a New Day - An an anthology of modern day psalms and prayers to lift us up, inspire our days, and mark our milestones. The focus: sacred time, with prayers and meditations for a lifetime of joys and sorrows, as well as secular holidays and Jewish holy days. Buy This Grateful Heart here!

Here's a special offer on the entire trilogy: This Grateful Heart, This Joyous Soul, and This Precious Life. This bundle represents a 10 percent discount off of purchasing the books individually. Together, these books offer prayer poetry elevating sacred time, inspired prayer, and divine encounter with modern verse that resonates with an ancient voice of hope and yearning. This special offer is only for purchasers on the CCAR Press online bookstore. Buy the trilogy bundle here!

Jewish Prayers of Hope and Healing - Rich with meditations, poetry and prayer, this collection of more than 150 entries touches the joys and sorrows of life. Buy here!

Haggadah Companion: Meditations and Readings will enrich your seder experience, with 18 readings expanding on key in the service, ranging from freedom to social justice, from praise to redemption. Buy here!

“Alden has become one of Reform Judaism’s master poet-liturgists…" - Religion News Service, Dec. 23, 2020

“Mesmerizing, spiritual, provocative, and thoughtful, Alden was everything you would want in a guest scholar and teacher.” – Rabbi Denise L. Eger, Congregation Kol Ami, Los Angeles, and Past President, CCAR

"Alden Solovy has become one of the most revered liturgists of the last decade…" - Jewish Post & Opinion, March 29, 2023

“Alden left everyone feeling inspired.” – Cantor Jeri Robins, Shabbat Chair, NewCAJE6