Jobnik! An American Girl's Adventures in the Israeli Army


Main Details
Date 2008
Location of Publication Coquitlam, BC
Genre Biography
Format Trade Paperback
Type Original Graphic Novel
Page Count 152
Language English
  • ISBN — 978-0-9784277-0-2
  • UPC — 9 780978 427702
Notes Miriam Libicki, an American Jewish girl from a religious home, enlists in the Israeli Army one summer against everyone’s better judgment. Many qualities seem to make her unsuited for IDF life: her Hebrew isn’t great, she is shy and passive, and she has a tendency to fall in love with anything that moves. If that weren’t enough, the Al Aqsa uprising, a.k.a the second Palestinian Intifada, erupts a few weeks after she is stationed as a secretary in a remote Negev base. Will Miriam survive threats of terrorism, the rough IDF culture, and not least, her horrible taste in men?


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