Eishes Chayil



Eishes Chayil is a pseudonym for a descendant of some of the main founders and leaders of Chassidut in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Poland. She was raised in a world of Chassidic schools, synagogues, and summer camps. She works as a journalist for two international orthodox papers located in Brooklyn, New York.

Average rating: 3.95 · 3,280 ratings · 493 reviews · 1 distinct workSimilar authors
Hush

by
3.95 avg rating — 3,280 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating

* Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more, click here.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Sometimes we build such high walls for protection that we forget that our greatest enemy can grow from within.”
Eishes Chayil, Hush

“Can the dead hear our prayers? When the words come floating up, do they go straight to God's sacred domain, or does all of heaven know our desperation?”
Eishes Chayil, Hush

“Someone who dressed in an immodest fashion was trying to be like the goyim, who cared only for their bodies and neglected their souls.”
Eishes Chayil, Hush

Polls

What should we read for November? We are getting down to the wire! Are we missing the boat?

 
  8 votes 34.8%

 
  8 votes 34.8%

 
  2 votes 8.7%

 
  2 votes 8.7%

 
  1 vote 4.3%

 
  1 vote 4.3%

 
  1 vote 4.3%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

 
  0 votes 0.0%

23 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Young Adult Book ...: Quarterly Challenge (Summer 2011) 113 666 Aug 31, 2011 04:02PM  
Wild Things: YA G...: September 2011 20 40 Mar 17, 2012 07:38PM  
Young Adult Book ...: A-Z Reading Challenge 2012 265 1320 Jan 13, 2013 01:24PM  
Book Nook Cafe: What I read -- November 2013 56 56 Dec 15, 2013 08:43AM  
Nothing But Readi...: Count Dooku 304 309 Aug 07, 2017 05:32PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Eishes to Goodreads.