Yael Shahar, author of A Damaged Mirror, is available for speaking events and book signings. Here’s how to contact her!
Ovadya ben Malka was born in 1926 in Saloniki, Greece. At the age of seventeen he was deported, together with his mother and younger sister, to Birkenau. His family was killed on arrival. He survived nearly two months in the quarantine camp, outlasting most of those who arrived with him, but his survival was to cost him dearly. The rest of his story is told in A Damaged Mirror: A story of memory and redemption.
I am not that Yael Shahar. The Yael Shahar who lectures on counter terrorism and intelligence, who studies the art of war, who became proficient at the art of killing at a distance, that is not me. I must admit that I share a life with her; we share a house, an overdraft, and, somewhat […]
I had been in Israel for more than four months. From the moment I set foot in the country, I had begun to feel that I had no idea who I really was… Well, of course I knew! I had a clear picture of my childhood, growing up in the southern United States, training horses, […]