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City of Thieves
Every one of my GR friends who read this book rated it a 5, so I figured it must be something extraordinary. One of them described it as a tragicomic ...more
Apr 20, 2013
Jul 02, 2010
I started this retelling of “Sleeping Beauty” immediately after finishing City of Thieves , and I was fully expecting to be transported to a radicall ...more
Apr 24, 2013
Apr 22, 2013
To Remain a Jew: The Life of Rav Yitzchak Zilber
What Rabbi Herman of All for the Boss was for the Lower East Side in the 30's, Rabbi Zilber was in the post-war Soviet Union, except not only was he f ...more
Apr 21, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
Voices in the Silence
Ordinarily, I'm not wild about "frum" books because I find the writing amateur and the plots too black and white to be believable. But this is a memoi ...more
Sep 30, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
The Muses Are Heard
"When the cannons are heard, the muses are silent, but when the cannons are silent, the muses are heard." That is the quote that gave this book its ti ...more
Aug 10, 2013
Aug 15, 2012
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