A Village Romance: a short and sweet novella

A Village Romance: a short and sweet novella

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New Love For Old Souls

She owns the only restaurant. He’s the wisest man in The Village. Together, they make an unlikely and lovable pair. 

From a National Jewish Book Award nominated author and Audie Award nominated narrator.

Weddings and celebrations, stories of Rosh Hashanah, Chanukah, and Passover, and of course delicious food. It is time for a new generation of readers to discover the unorthodox wisdom of Rabbi Kibbitz and the savory sense of Mrs. Chaipul. 

“troubled congregants… warm relationships, and the power of women…” – Audiofile Magazine

“Rabbi Kibbitz and Mrs. Chaipul will almost certainly make you laugh – and might even cause you to shed a tear.” – Jewish Rhode Island

Izzy Abrahmson is an undiscovered genius of delightful fiction. Readers of all backgrounds will be captivated by his lighthearted take on Jewish village life. In interviews, he sometimes says this is his family's history, and sometimes says he made it all up "from whispers and smiles." The characters are so vivid that you'll instantly love them. Each chapter story is a gem, woven into "a novel of stories." 

“Village stories that deftly lift a curtain on a world of friendly humor and touching details of Jewish life.” – Kirkus Reviews 

More good press about Izzy Abrahmson's Village Life Series 

NOTE: You can read this series in any order…

  • "The Village is snuggled in an indeterminate past that never was but certainly should have been, a past filled with love, humor, adventures and more than occasional misadventures. And when you go, be sure to bring the kids." – The Times of Israel
  • "Delightful and whimsical.” – Jewish Herald Voice
  • “Wired Words/Electric Prose” – Providence Phoenix
  • “the mix-ups are many and the potential for laughter abundant.” – Jewish Book World 


Author: Izzy Abrahmson
Narrator: Mark Binder
Publisher: Light Publications
Run time: 1 hours 58 minutes
Release Date: 09/16/2019