Unchosen: Memoirs of a Philosemite

October 17, 2012 11:33 am 2 comments

Julie Burchill.

I co-wrote a book with Julie Burchill a few years ago. It’s called Not In My Name: A Compendium of Modern Hypocrisy, and we had fine old time writing it. Read my chapter about Israel here, and find out more about the book here.

Now Julie is going to write a new book. Like me, she’s a gentile who loves Israel, and she’s going to write a memoir based on this theme, entitled Unchosen: Memoirs of a Philosemite. Given her deep and longstanding love of Israel and the Jewish people, together with her outrageous sense of humor and unrivaled literary dexterity, it won’t be anything less than a fascinating read.

She has chosen to publish it through Unbound, which is a new form of publishing whereby authors pitch their idea direct to the public, who can decide whether they want to support the idea or not.  We need more pro-Israel books, so pop over to the Unbound website and back Julie’s book!

2 Comments

  • Arthur Marriott

    Just wondering – when you say “we need more pro-Israel books” – who is “we”, and why? And also thinking that it’s possible, surely, to be a philosemite and at the same time feel pretty iffy about Israel. I’m sure you’re right – it will be a fascinating read, and I’ll read it if it gets written, but I’m not going to back it unless you can give me a satisfactory answer as to why we need more pro-Israel books.

  • ALL THE ‘GOYIM SAY THEY LOVE ISRAEL.
    BUT NEVER A REASON
    NEVER DO I HEAR THAT THEY NOW KNOW THAT THE
    ‘ONE GD’ OF ISRAEL IS THE TRUE G’D
    Never do I hear the goy say..
    ”YOUR G’D IS MY G’D’

    THEY SAME FOR THE INSTANT CONVERTS
    they all want to pose as rightous like ‘RUTH’
    BUT CANT SAY RUTHS WORDS WITH DEPTH AND **UNDERSTANDING**

    i PREFER THE ”’NON JEWS”’ TO STAY ‘NON JEWS’ BUT BE RIGHTOUS AS THE NOAHIDE LAWS SAY AND LEARNING WHAT THE ”ONLY G’D WANTS FROM THEM.

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