Brother’s Keeper

Brother’s Keeper

COMIC book
Release Date: NOV. 11, 2023 

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A comic book short story set during Israel’s 1948 War of Independence. It tells the true story of the author’s grandfather, Jacob Shorr, a teenager from Jerusalem who was wounded in the battle of Kibbutz Ramat Rachel.

Click here to read author Arnon Shorr’s reflections on this true story, and the horrific and unexpected relevance given it when Hamas terrorists attacked Israel on October 7th, 2023.

Click here to read an in-depth article on this book, and its relevance, from The Forward.


20 story pages, plus bonus behind-the-scenes content.

From the author and the illustrator of José and the Pirate Captain Toledano.

This book premiered at JewCE, the Jewish Comics Convention in NYC on Nov 11-12, 2023!


Written by Arnon Z. Shorr

Illustrated by Joshua M. Edelglass

Colors by Aljoša Tomić

ISBN 979-8-9894594-0-7

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