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Edeet Ravel


Edeet Ravel was born on a kibbutz in Israel and has a PhD in Jewish Studies from McGill University. She also holds a Masters in Creative Writing from Concordia. Ten Thousand Lovers, the first book in her trilogy about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award; Look for Me, which followed, won the Hugh MacLennan Prize; and A Wall of Light was shortlisted for the Giller Prize and won the Canadian Jewish Book Award. Her latest books are Your Sad Eyes and Unforgettable Mouth and The Last Rain as well as several award-winning works for children.

Books by Edeet Ravel

Cover-loversamid Lovers: A Midrash

Cover-tenthous Ten Thousand Lovers

Cover-walloflight A Wall of Light

Cover-lookforme Look For Me


Israeli Canadian

Sasa, Israel