Books by Dorit Orgad

THE BOY FROM SEVILLE by Dorit Orgad
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

"Readers will feel the injustice of Manuel's and the other Jews' plight, but characterization isn't skillfully handled—some actors in the drama seem mere types—and dialogue and Manuel's first-person narration are clipped and often seem unrealistic. (Fiction. 9-12)"
It is 17th-century Spain, the time of the Inquisition, and 11-year-old Manuel Nuñez has just learned a shocking secret from his parents: They are Jews. Read full book review >