In Windows to Loyalty, Shia Moseson’s second volume in the Windows series of Jewish literature, the reader is taken deep into the lives and hearts of people across the globe.
In Book One, Windows to Courage, when Yankel Greenstein passes away, his descendants are pitted against each other. Caught in the middle is Motty, a defenseless orphan with a mysterious past, and Yoni and Raizy, a newly-married couple who just happen to be first cousins.
As the plot moves between New York, Yerushalayim, and a remote village in Ukraine, join the protagonists in a desperate search for answers. Will an unlikely friendship between an elderly shamash and a young runaway provide the solution they are so desperately seeking?
In Book Two, Windows to Devotion, a community is stunned when Rabbi Shmelka Werner, a popular albeit controversial Rav, is arrested on kidnapping charges. His detractors, mostly parents of his youthful followers, insist that he is a cult leader – but are they right?
Yoske Warshavsky looks the part of an older yeshivah bachur. What is the burning secret in his past, and why does he spend hours each day trekking from shul to shul, collecting tzedakah?
Across the country, the Tiretzky sisters grapple with the shadow of their long-estranged father. Their mother is determined to keep him out of their lives forever. Can they dare disobey her wishes?
As the lives of this motley group of characters become increasingly intertwined, the protagonists are faced with circumstances that test their integrity in ways they never imagined. Will they rise to the challenge?