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5 January, 2005

Question:

I was wondering if you could recommend an informative and fairly comprehensive English (language) book on the halochos for a Kallah who is getting married shortly.

Thank you for your wonderful website and service.


Answer:

See our list of English books for several options.  We especially recommend Dr. Deena Zimmerman's A Lifetime Companion to the Laws of Jewish Family Life, published by Urim.  Dr. Zimmerman is our site's medical advisor and the author of most of our articles.


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