I recommend it to anyone who enjoys graphic novels, or a cracking story well told.
Though it looks like a children's book, it can be read on several levels and one needs to read it carefully to get all the points.
Perfect for kids and adults to get a glimpse of an orthodox Jewish community, while being an engaging story.
Hats off to Mr. Deutsch for the originality here. You just don't see too many stories about Orthodox Jewish kids, not to even mention ones who fight trolls. Read morePublished 15 hours ago by Swank Ivy
How Mirka Got Her Sword is a great book. I enjoyed it a lot!
-Sadie, age 7
My oldest daughter is almost seven, and she is an avid reader. She prefers graphic novels to chapter books, and we are always looking for graphic novels with appropriate content... Read morePublished 6 months ago by BabyMo
My granddaughter loved it. Great book to share with your friends. This book give girls a positive image of themselves.Published 11 months ago by Virginia Zank
I was a young Jewish girl and this book is just fantastic. Its emotionally resonant and that cartoon art fits the story and the world and the author is a just a master of... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Yair Silbermintz
I bought this for my little sister (an Orthodox Jew) for her 10th birthday. She loved it so much she asked me to read it. The art is fun in a sort of Americanized manga style. Read morePublished 19 months ago by M. Leib
Reason for Reading: I read the second book in this series a few months ago and was so taken with it that I had to go back and read the first book right away. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Nicola Mansfield
I very much agreed with E.R. Bird's review. I just got this book for Hanukkah from my son (while I am visiting and taking care of his toddler son this week) , on the condition... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Dina Tanners
I gave this book out last year as Hanukkah gifts and Christmas gifts. I normally stay away from graphic novels, but Hereville is great. Read morePublished on December 12, 2011 by Clover