Mishmash

062813_book
BY Devorah Drebin
June 27, 2013

By S.B. Lerner On The Edge Books 2012, 320 pages S.B. Lerner tells the story of Bianca, a girl who has her head in the clouds and must return to reality in order to make the most important decision of her life. Set in 1930s Poland, the plot focuses on the Libors, a poor family CONTINUE »

061713_mos_sm
June 27, 2013

Avi Thav:  Our tradition really believes that every man is created 100 percent equal, and any racism is definitely looked down upon. Eric Narrow:  In the aftermath of the Werdesheim trial, I think the relationship is tense and is perpetuated by the community because are looking for reasons to argue or negate each other. CONTINUE »

062113_mishmash_book_feature
BY Michele J. Floam
June 20, 2013

Virginia Hull Welch Virginia Welch 2013, 400 pages James Rose rode into the Wyoming prairie one stormy Saturday night in 1880 and did not return. Did his wife kill him, was he teaching her a lesson, or did he have an enemy he was trying to escape? You will be hooked from the first page, CONTINUE »

062113_man_featured
June 20, 2013

Matthew Diamond: Jesus is not something for Jews to believe in. Miles Rosenblatt: I believe he existed — as a human. Robin Hammett: I think you can believe he existed. It is the son of God part … Want to place an order online? Visit www.goldbergsbagels.net now.CONTINUE »

(Yehoshua Yosef)
BY Roey Tshuva, Baltimore Zionist District
June 20, 2013

Hebrew Book Week is an annual week-long event celebrating Hebrew literature, which takes place in Israel during June. During book-sale events throughout the country, publishers operate booths in major cities and many towns. These stalls introduce readers to all varieties of Hebrew literature, including books for children and youth. Discounts are valid at most bookshops CONTINUE »