The Wedding That Saved a Town

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Kar-Ben, Aug 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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When Ziske's klezmer band is invited to play at a wedding in Pinsk, they arrive to discover many of the people in the town very sick. But tradition says that if two orphans get married in a cemetery a miracle may happen, so Ziske sets his mind to finding the perfect couple.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

With his village beleaguered by an outbreak of cholera, Pinsk's learned Rabbi Yamferd decides, as legend dictates, to initiate a miracle by officiating at a "black wedding" of two orphans in a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Katya0133 - LibraryThing

According to tradition, a wedding between two orphans in a cemetery can cause a miracle to happen. The cholera-filled town of Pinsk is in need of such a miracle, so they've got a dress, a cake, and a ... Read full review

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