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Breakthrough: Chapter 53

Tovy Mann

Yehudit learns that top-secret information about Israel has reached Iran. Iraq attacks Kuwait and threatens to destroy Israel with nonconventional weapon

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 44

Zivia Reischer

Adina hadn’t filled out her room preferences either. They had just stuck her in a room with the girls who had requested her

 

African Adventures

Rabbi Yaakov Lubin

Are you ready for the jungle? I don’t know about you but after getting to know Africa a little better, my kavanah when saying “Mah rabu maasecha Hashem” may never be the same

 

Up Close: Into the Jungle

Yisrael Rutman

What goes on in the jungles of the world? So much goes on that nobody, not even the scientists who study them, knows the whole story. We’re learning more every day!

 

Jolly Solly: Sound the Alarm

R. Atkins

The new parrot decided he’d had enough of the siren, didn’t want everyone crowding around him, and certainly didn’t want his cage being jostled

 

Jr. Tales: Monkey See, Monkey Do

Rachel Stein

“I figured you’d want to do a little touring,” she said. “So I arranged for us to go on a jungle trip tomorrow”

 

Sew What?

Chavi Brody

Half a year after my sewing class, it was unthinkable for me to appear in shul or at a simchah in a store-bought outfit



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you