Life in Chelm

Set in the mythical village of Chelm, Mark Binder’s “Life in Chelm” books are a delightful escape from 21st Century anxiety.
Yes, you can read them in any order. Yes, they’re for adults. Yes, many of the stories are appropriate for children.
No, you don’t have to be Jewish to enjoy them — they’re like rye bread, tasty, nutritious, light and filling.
“The mix-ups are many and the potential for laughter abundant” – Jewish Book World

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“Wired Words/Electric Prose” —Providence Phoenix                      Meet Abraham and Adam. From the day they are born, “those Schlemiel twins” are trouble. No one, not even their parents, can tell them apart, which is sometimes an advantage.  They use their wits to create mischievous pranks, foil thieves, meet governors and kings,Continue Reading

Mark Binder’s “Life in Chelm” series Visit Chelm for Hanukkah. Delightful  tales to give and share. For families and young people available in print and storytelling audio book Finalist for the National Jewish Book Award for Family Literature. Eleven stories and a full-length novella No, you don’t have to beContinue Reading