Did Jew Know? (Hardcover)

A Handy Primer on the Customs, Culture & Practice of the Chosen People

By Emily Stone

Chronicle Books, 9781452118963, 176pp.

Publication Date: October 29, 2013

List Price: 16.95*
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This handy primer on all things Jewish is filled with funny, surprising and informative facts about Jewish life, culture, and religious practice—all presented in an entertaining and witty voice and accompanied by bold illustrations that pack a graphic punch. Jews, lapsed Jews, and their spouses and friends will surely learn a thing or ten while devouring this addictively readable mix of practical information, fun facts and figures, and amusing trivia. Including information on key figures from Saul to Seinfeld, a lesson in proper Jew-fro care, and a basic guide to all those second-tier holidays no one ever celebrates, this engaging compendium is perfect for gifting or for simply learning more while being thoroughly entertained.

About the Author

Emily Stone is a writer and yoga teacher living in Brooklyn, New York.