In an excerpt from his new book, My Wild Garden, renowned author Meir Shalev shares humorous reminiscences of gathering sabras and ruminates on the link between the cactus and the modern Israeli.
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In an excerpt from his book ‘My Wild Garden,’ author Meir Shalev talks about gathering sabras and the link between the cactus and the modern Israeli.BooksJudy Blume
Blume’s ability to translate childhood empathy onto the page, to articulate with directness and compassion just how her readers are feeling and thinking, has earned her a loyal fan base for 50 years.
Blume’s ability to translate childhood empathy onto the page, to articulate with directness and compassion, has earned her a loyal fan base for 50 years.‘Other People’s Pets’ Discussion and Book Group GuideUse our discussion prompts to guide your book club in meaningful conversations about 'Other People's Pets,' R.L. Maizes' debut novel.‘Yes, I Can Say That’: Comedian Judy Gold Talks Free SpeechPart polemic on censorship, part tribute to the great comedians who came before her, Judy Gold's book is a funny, candid examination of comedy today.An Aspiring Veterinarian Turns to Crime in ‘Other People’s Pets’Author R.L. Maizes delves into deeply human themes of healing and family through her distinct protagonist, La La Fine, a Jewish animal empath.Memoirs, Liturgy and Jewish Advice: High Holidays NonfictionFrom memoirs and examinations of liturgy to inspiration from Jewish thinkers, these nonfiction books offer guidance and reassurance during uncertain times.Our Fall One Book, One Hadassah Pick: ‘Other People’s Pets’Author R.L. Maizes will discuss her debut novel, 'Other People's Pets,' in the October online event for the One Book, One Hadassah national book club.