Just Between Friends
A compelling Jewish women's novel about real life & real issues, "Just Between Friends" depicts four Jewish women as they navigate through life's challenges, and learn to confront them with wisdom, faith & grace.
Publisher: Targum Press
Pages in printed book: 254
ISBN of printed book: 1-56871-475-2
They went through high school together, and they had dreams about how their futures would play out. But for each one, the unfolding of her life does not match the treasured visions of her youth.
Bracha has attained all of her goals, it seems; though she is very busy, she is fulfilled. Or is she? Is whatever it is she is lacking something that she can find? And will her life slow down enough for her to explore that question?
Then there is Chana Rivka, who yearns for the child that has not come. Her other gifts of personality, family, and friends cannot distract her from longing as she wonders if she will ever be a mother.
Nava is still navigating the shidduch scene, and she is forced to make some difficult choices. How is a person supposed to know the difference between what is real and what is just glitter, what is lasting and what is not? And will she discover it before it’s too late?
Shifra struggles with disappointment in the most important person in her life. She tries desperately to change him—seemingly unable to recognize where the changes must begin. Will she develop the insight to look honestly at herself?