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THE HOLY THIEF: A Con Man's Journey from Darkness to Light
From The Washington Post: "This warts-and-all memoir charts Borovitz's journey from shul-goer to shyster to prison inmate and back... compelling secondary characters and a spine-tingling spiritual awakening."
From Nextbook: "A blustering and grandiose book. Perfectly conveys the hustler, the tough Jew who turns his talent for persuasion to better ends. Not just likeable but important."
From The Jewish Journal of Los Angeles: "A colorful tale for a colorful character who has turned his life around. An amazing and highly unusual journey."
From Booklist: "Reading like fiction, it's nevertheless a true story."
From The Jewish Press: "Very intriguing. A can't-put-it down book."
From JTA News: "In the world of unusual life stories, Rabbi Mark Borovitz's ranks near the top... a thoroughly unique blend of soulful insight mixed with a dose of street-smart profanity."
From New Jersey Jewish News: "... a most unusual autobiography... both the book and the life it describes so well are truly inspirational."
From The Jewish Week: "THE HOLY THIEF is told with candor and insight... inspiring reading."