Two spy novelists share trade secrets
29 March 2017
In the catacombs beneath the ruins of the Tower of David Museum, two bestselling spy novelists shared their secrets with an intimate audience of lovers of intrigue in the latest installment of Times of Israel Presents events. Read more...
A Rocky Road: Memoirs
“A wise and warm memoir from one of the great spiritual leaders and institution builders of Anglo-Jewry. Rabbi Dr Abraham Levy has been an outstanding embodiment of the classic Spanish-and-Portuguese Jewish tradition, a passionate voice for moderation in an age of extremes, and this lovely book is a reminder of how much that tradition still has to teach us about the combination of humanity and spirituality, openness and faith.” Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
“A wonderfully charming, intimate and interesting memoir of life at the very centre of the old Sephardic Jewish community in London by its hugely respected, long serving Rabbi Abraham Levy who not only has known many eminent and famous characters, described in the book, but also understands and enlightens the culture and faith of Judaism itself.”
Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of Jerusalem: The Biography
Final Stop, Algiers by Mishka Ben-David
Terrorism disrupts Mickey Simhoni’s life and he allows himself to be recruited into the Mossad, slowly learning the art of spycraft. When his cover story takes him to Toronto a chance encounter with an earlier flame soon finds him torn between duty and love.
This is a rare thriller with an inner understanding of an organization like the Mossad, and of the conflicts its operatives face – in short, a satisfying read.