Search Results: "Naim Kattan"


BOOK REVIEW

Released: April 1, 2006

"Beautifully written memories of a youth filled with literature, language, family, friendship, love, lust and a place that is no more."
Judaism, community, friendship, love, Farhoud, and above all, reading and writing, form the core of Kattan's vibrant telling of his upbringing in Jewish Baghdad during the mid-20th century. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 1, 2003

"Effectively argued, though the reader may pause to wonder how the Falashas are doing today."
Suspenseful true tale of how the Falashas of Ethiopia were ransomed from a latter-day pharaoh. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

YOSEF'S DREAM by Sylvia Rouss
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2016

"Modern Jewish history lives through the moving voice of one participant. (Picture book. 6-10)"
A dream to return to their Jewish homeland becomes a reality for Ethiopian Jews. Read full book review >