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The Midwives' Escape: From Egypt to Jericho

Maggie Anton

Award-winning author Maggie Anton has created a historical novel filled with adventure, warfare, and romance that is true to the Torah and to history.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Banot Press
  • Publish Date: Mar 4th, 2025
  • Pages: 296
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00lb
  • EAN: 9780976305088
  • Categories: Historical - AncientJewish

About the Author

Maggie Anton is an award-winning author of historical fiction, a Talmud scholar, and an expert in Jewish women's history. Her novels include the Rashi's Daughters trilogy; Rav Hisda's Daughter: Apprentice (a National Jewish Book Award finalist) and its sequel, Enchantress; and The Choice: A Novel of Love, Faith, and the Talmud, which is a cross between midrash and fan fiction inspired by Chaim Potok's early novels. She also won a Gold Ben Franklin Award in the religion category for Fifty Shades of Talmud: What the First Rabbis Had to Say about You-Know What, a lighthearted in-depth tour of sexuality within the Talmud.