The Secret of Carlos Romanus
Author: Esther Kosofsky illustrated by Chana Min Hahar
A Fun to Read Book
The Secret of Carlos Romanus is filled with plot twists and adventure that will keep young readers turning pages. Once again, Hachai Publishing makes Jewish history Fun-to-Read!
Moshe Levi is full of hope and excitement as he sets sail from Amsterdam on his very first business trip. His father is gone, and itís up to this hardworking boy to support his mother and his two younger siblings. When Moshe unexpectedly finds himself in Spain, a country in which Jews must pretend to be like everyone else, the young boy must rely on his wits and his bravery. Will he find a Pesach Seder in this dangerous place? Is the wealthiest landowner in town, Carlos Romanus, a friend or an enemy... and will Moshe discover his secret?
Historical Fiction based in Amsterdam / Spain 1650
Softcover 160 pages / Ages 7-10