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Ellis Shuman

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Ellis Shuman was born in Sioux City, Iowa, and immigrated to Israel as a teenager. He completed high school in Jerusalem and served for three years in the Israeli army's Nahal branch. Along with his wife, Jodie, he was a founding member of Kibbutz Yahel in the Arava Valley in Israel's south. On the kibbutz he worked in agriculture, industry, tourism, the dairy barn, and served as the kibbutz's general secretary. After moving with his wife and three young children to Moshav Neve Ilan in the Judean Hills, Ellis received formal training in the hotel industry. He worked in a variety of positions at the Neve Ilan Hotel and later was Food and Beverage Controller at the Jerusalem Hilton. He served as the moshav's general secretary during a period ...more

Average rating: 3.66 · 224 ratings · 50 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Valley of Thracians

3.59 avg rating — 203 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Veronica Dale Thanks for connecting. Your Valley of Thracians has quite an interesting premise. Both of my books--fantasy with a spiritual journey theme--were also printed by CreateSpace, and I found they did a good job.
---Veronica Dale: Blood Seed and Night Cruiser: Short Stories about Creepy, Amusing or Spiritual Encounters with the Shadow

Margretchin (Author) Thanks for the follow. I'm on FACEBOOK, TWITTER, and have THE GRIM CREEPER PAGE. Check me out if you would like. THE GRIM CREEPER comes out around HALLOWEEN. Margretchin.

Promod Sharma Thanks for connecting. I feel, to start with let us have short exchanges related to our views/ personal philosophies/ work etc.
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Terry Drake thank you for the follow.

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Beth Lyon Barnett Thanks for being my friend. I too have friends living in Israel and my book, Jazz Town, is about a German Jewish boy trying to come of age in Kansas City's mafia-ridden society in the 1920's. I plan on definitely reading one of your books. -b-

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Dale Thele Ellis, thanx for accepting my friend request :)

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Tom Blubaugh Ellis,

Thank you for joining my circle of friends. I'm looking forward to getting to know you.



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