Joseph Telushkin is a rabbi, scholar, and the bestselling author of eighteen books, among them A Code of Jewish Ethics and Hillel. His book Jewish Literacy is the widest-selling work on the topic of Judaism. He lives with his wife, Dvorah, in New York City, and lectures regularly throughout the United States.
Telushkin sometimes strains for laughs, but on the whole a scholarly, humorous, and entertaining read.Published 5 months ago by A.R.Andrews
An excellent read- a good laugh everyday is worth the better health this book gives its reader! Rabbi Telushkin has written an informative book chuck full of good humor! Read morePublished 7 months ago by Penelope Merriam
An excellent collection of witty and wonderful Jewish humor threaded by a wonderful editing job. Truly enjoyable and a "bible" for anyone who enjoys hearing, reading and... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Barry S. Rubin
Wonderful stories written in a very entertaining manner. Gave me some insight into how Jewish humor developed.It is something you can read in sections= and you should. Read morePublished 13 months ago by S. Phillips
The kind of humor usually found in this language is subtle, full of self deprecation and irony can make one smile belatedly. It makes it's point after a moment's hesitation. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Rhea Bertelli
More narrations than jokes, but great source of Jewish humor history. Hard to say "Best Jokes" - you may know better - but some are good.Published 23 months ago by Andrew Sikorski