Description: Read about Tova Bloom at the time of the American Revolution!
The growing community in Philadelphia needs a shul, but where will they find the money to build one? When Tova comes up with a great idea, her family immediately gets involved. Soon, everyone is too busy to notice that something strange is happening in the Bloom household -- something that threatens to put everyone in terrible danger. Will Tova find the courage she needs to save her family?
Meet Tova Bloom, a Jewish girl growing up in New York in the 1770s, during the American Revolution. Only a small group of Jews lived in New York at the time, but that doesn t bother Tova, she has five older sisters to keep her company. Tova is intelligent and curious and has an excellent memory. Read about her world and you won t forget her!
About the series
In Jewish Girls Around the World, you'll meet many fascinating Jewish girls from our past. Read about them and experience their worlds. Times and places may change, but being a Jewish girl is always something to celebrate