For Whom the Shofar Blows

For Whom the Shofar Blows Marvin J. Wolf
  • Title: For Whom the Shofar Blows
  • Author: Marvin J. Wolf
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  • Page: 476
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  • For Whom the Shofar Blows Marvin J. Wolf For Whom the Shofar Blows Meet Rabbi Ben master of Torah Talmud and Taekwondo kick ass computer whiz and a quick study on the dark side of human nature A knight errant and roving troubleshooter Ben s clientele invite him i
    Meet Rabbi Ben, master of Torah, Talmud and Taekwondo, kick ass computer whiz and a quick study on the dark side of human nature A knight errant and roving troubleshooter, Ben s clientele invite him into situations where police are unwelcome and discretion is paramount When 3 million suddenly appears in a California synagogue s bank account, its leaders wonder if theirMeet Rabbi Ben, master of Torah, Talmud and Taekwondo, kick ass computer whiz and a quick study on the dark side of human nature A knight errant and roving troubleshooter, Ben s clientele invite him into situations where police are unwelcome and discretion is paramount When 3 million suddenly appears in a California synagogue s bank account, its leaders wonder if their prayers have been answered until the money evaporates as mysteriously as it appeared Where did the millions come from Where did they go Ben is hired to get some answers.Young, single and handsome in a short, redheaded way the congregation s divorcees and unhappy wives scheme to extend Ben s stay, preferably in their beds Ben fends off their not unwanted advances he harbors as many secrets as the synagogue leadership.When Ben is mistakenly arrested for the murder of Temple Beit Joseph s beautiful administrator, he plunges into a dangerous, confusing world of mirrors where friends become foes and no one can be trusted Ben s investigation leads him to a decrepit cemetery, a mysterious private bank, a shofar blowing part Korean Jewish cabinet maker, a Latino gang banger, and the ultimate in money laundering techniques Never mind surviving a hit and run murder attempt and defusing a clever bomb in his living room.You don t have to be Jewish to be enthralled by Rabbi Ben s audacity, inventiveness and courage 1 is an engaging, thrilling read from start to finish.Previously published as The Tattooed Rabbi.About the AuthorOver a career spanning 40 years, Marvin J Wolf has written for television and authored many nonfiction works, including bestsellers Fallen Angels and Where White Men Fear To Tread This is his first novel.
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    About Marvin J. Wolf


    1. The son of a junkman and a mad housewife really she spent half her adult life in mental hospitals , Wolf served 13 years on active duty with the US Army, including a 15 month combat tour in Vietnam He has worked as a dishwasher, an encyclopedia salesman, a camera store clerk and as a photojournalist with worldwide credits In 1983, when he regained sole custody of his only child, he put aside his successful career in photojournalism to become an author A Los Angeles Times bestselling author, Wolf has three times been recognized by the American Society of Journalists and Authors for his professionalism In 2001, Wolf took a nine year detour through the movie and television business, an education in writing fiction One of his screenplays, Ladies Night, was produced and aired on the USA Network He returned to writing books and launched a career in fiction in 2010 He lives with his adult daughter in Asheville, NC.


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    1. Walter Mosely Michael Connelly Add Marvin J Wolf to that short list of masterful detective fiction writers Here s hoping that his series of Rabbi Ben Maimon books is long and long lived This one is set in Los Angeles, where Wolf has been a crime fiction and nonfiction author for most of his life He knows police procedural, forensic science, computer science, and Jewish theology all of which inform the book with delicious detail.The little congregation of Beth Joseph in Burbank has than a little [...]

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    2. You ve never met a sleuth like Rabbi Ben And you ve never encountered a crime like the one that calls upon Ben s detective skills You don t have to be Jewish to follow all the twists and turns that author Marvin J Wolf weaves into his very clever and compelling story line You might, however, learn a few things you only thought you knew This is a fun page turner Can t wait for the next installment.

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    3. I started this book and couldn t stop reading until it was done And I got than one mystery for my money It was also educational about all sorts of useful information I can t wait for the feast of the series

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    4. Interesting and enjoyable I d read another Rabbi Ben book.

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    5. Ben Maimon is a rabbi for hire who uses his extensive training to solve problems where the police aren t welcome for temple congregations He goes where he s needed and moves on when he s done Ben is hired to track a mysteriously appearing and disappearing 3 million deposit in a California synagogue s accounts and uncovers much than he bargains for, including a murder for which he is Suspect No 1.Ben is an unconventional Rabbi with a complicated backstory His wife and unborn child were killed in [...]

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    6. Best book I ever wrote And I ve written, ghosted or co authored 16 books.

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