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The J-Word

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"Did I say I was Jewish? I should be Jewish all of a sudden?"

Argumentative, Yiddish-speaking, eighty-year-old Jack Silver agrees to care for his grandson, Danny. When Jack is beaten up by an anti-Semitic gang, he and Danny secretly set out to outwit the thugs and bring them to justice.
Paperback, 340 pages
Published January 1st 2010 by Snowbooks (first published January 1st 2009)
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Khaled Ahmed
I really enjoyed reading this book. It teaches you a lot about British Jewry. Picked up a few new Yiddish words along the way.
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Andrew Sanger is a travel writer and novelist who has lived and worked in several countries, including Greece, India, the USA and the Languedoc region of southern France. Andrew now lives in London.

His two novels in print are The J-Word (2009; about secular Jewish identity) and The Slave (2013; about human trafficking, freedom and lawlessness).

Andrew is also the author of about thirty-five travel...more
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