Rabbi Harvey's First Book-Length Adventure and Toughest Challenge
In his colorful career on the Rocky Mountain frontier, Rabbi Harvey has matched wits with a variety of villainsmost notably the sweet-faced "Bad Bubbe " Bloom, and the self-proclaimed genius “Big Milt” Wasserman. In this exciting new volume, these two formidable foes team up to try to rid the West of Rabbi Harvey once and for all. The key to their evil scheme: Bad Bubbe’s darling son, Rabbi “Wisdom Kid” Rubin, newly arrived from back East. He’s young. He’s clever. He’s eager to take Harvey’s place. But is he fast enough on the drawthe wisdom draw, that isto take the town from Rabbi Harvey?
The hilarious, action-packed plot draws on classic Jewish folktales, Talmudic teachings and the timeless wisdom of the wise men of Chelm. As always, Rabbi Harvey protects his town and delivers justice, wielding only the weapons of wisdom, wit and a bit of trickery. He also gets a bit of help from Abigail, the town’s quick-thinking school teachera woman, it appears, who just may have captured his heart.
About the Author
Steve Sheinkin is the writer and illustrator of The Adventures of Rabbi Harvey: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Wisdom and Wit in the Wild West, for which he won Moment Magazine's Emerging Writer Award in children's literature; Rabbi Harvey Rides Again: A Graphic Novel of Jewish Folktales Let Loose in the Wild West and Rabbi Harvey vs. the Wisdom Kid: A Graphic Novel of Dueling Jewish Folktales in the Wild West.
Steve Sheinkin is available to speak on the following topics:
- Drawing Comics
- Graphic Novels
- Jewish Folktales
- Jewish Wisdom
Table of Contents
1. Harvey in Paradise2. Stump the Rabbis3. Four Brothers, Two Rabbis4. Duel on Main Street5. Wolfie the Wise6. Rabbi Harvey for the Defense7. Advice, Wisdom, Miracles8. The Pretty Great Escape9. Showdown at Elk Spring
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