The folding shtender is used on table top from a variety of positions, from sitting to standing. There are four adjustable angles. The book holder is built from solid hard wood, african walnut, and available in a contemporary light or traditional dark finish. Hand carving across the top can be customized. Hardwood Folding Book Stands Synagogue Furniture builds quality hard wood shtenders and synagogue furniture available for sale and custom designed to suit the needs of our clients. These folding book holders are currently available for sale and can be shipped out right away in a light or dark finish. Custom carved engraving is available on any available shtender for special dedication or pasuk.