There you are; it's the middle of High Holy Day services, and frankly, you're either confused, bored, or both. What you would like to do is stop the services, raise your hand, and ask a few questions -- but you can't. This award-winning book is like having a knowledgeable guide sitting right next to you. Since it was first published, this remarkable book has sold over 250,000 copies, and has become a close and trusted friend to countless people worldwide.
What's New in the Anniversary Edition?
- Yizkor: Transform your understanding of Yizkor, the soul and the afterlife.
- Prayer: Dozens of new explanations and insights into the prayers.
- Instant Expert™: Are you clueless about basic synagogue rituals? Petrified your kids might ask you about the shofar? Help is on the way.
- Spirituality: Discover How To Talk To God In Five Easy Lessons.
- And much more . . .
What the world is saying . . .
“From holidays to spirituality to dating and sex, Apisdorf offers something fresh, funny and innovative for every reader.”
-- Arthur J. Rosenthal, Past President, Harvard University Press
“Will open the gates of prayer for a new generation.”
-- Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Chief Rabbi of England
“Apisdorf has a unique ability to communicate the practical wisdom of Judaism and show how it relates to everyday life.”
-- The Jerusalem Report
“If I had the resources, I would buy a copy of the Survival Kit for every Jew in America.”
-- Rabbi Ephraim Z. Buchwald, Founder, National Jewish Outreach Program
Author: Shimon Apisdorf
Softcover | 6" x 9" | 208 pages | ISBN 9781881927273