Reviews of Leaves
from the Garden of Eden:
reading aloud across generations."
"The sheer quantity of plot packed into each tale is
extraordinary. It's like the Odyssey, but in four pages, and with
- Jerusalem Post "Looking
for tales about demon marriages or angel encounters, magic spells or
epic quests? They're all right here, and then some."
Book World "Tree of Souls took our breaths away... Schwartz
now brings us a reference pulsing with one hundred magical, miraculous,
and spiritual Jewish stories."
- Jewish Light
"Howard Schwartz has once again confirmed his secure place among the
real treasures... of the Jewish community."
- Library Journal "[A]
remarkable collection of Jewish tales."
Louis Post-Dispatch "Howard Schwartz has deepened appreciation of
the heritage of Jewish literature — as well as delighted readers — with
- St. Petersburg Times
"Wonderful bedtime stories for children... fascinating for adult