The Devil in Jerusalem

The Devil in Jerusalem

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An ambulance screams through the Jerusalem's quiet streets. Inside, a toddler fights for his life, his parents nowhere to be found. With profound shock, an emergency room doctor realizes that the child's mother--a young American--is already at the hospital, sitting at the bedside of yet another child with traumatic injuries. Devoutly reciting Pslams, she stubbornly refuses to answer any questions, cautioning her children to say nothing.

Brought in to investigate, Jerusalem detective Bina Tzedek-herself a young mother- carefully peels back layer after layer of secrets and lies, following a dark, winding path through Jerusalem's Old City, kabbalists, mystical ancient texts, and terrifying cult rituals, until she comes face to face with the horrifying truth which has held a young American family captive.

From internationally bestselling author Naomi Ragen, THE DEVIL IN JERUSALEM is a chilling tale of the paths that so easily lead us astray, and the darkness within us all.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 157 x 236 x 30mm | 522g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1250043131
  • 9781250043139
  • 620,378

Review quote

"The Devil in Jerusalem is a terrifying thriller, but even more upsetting is the fact that this story was based on a true event. Readers will be kept riveted to this gripping narrative." - Jewish Book Council
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About Naomi Ragen

NAOMI RAGEN is the author of many novels, including several international bestsellers such as The Tenth Song. An American, she has lived in Jerusalem for the past forty years and was voted one of the three most popular authors in Israel.
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4 39% (911)
3 23% (533)
2 6% (142)
1 3% (69)
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