Ever since she was small, Tova has loved solving riddles. When an unusual letter unexpectedly arrives from Uncle Simon, everyone in the family struggles to uncover its hidden message. Will Tova be the one to figure it out, before it is too late?
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.