Lone Soldier is a a breathtaking tale of romance, mistaken identity, war, and politics set against the backdrop of the tension between the U.S. and Israel from 1969 — 1974. Part military thriller and part star-crossed love story, Lone Soldier centers around actual historical events taking readers through a moving sprawling epic spanning a range of social issues and fascinating characters. What emerges is the portrait of one man, Arik Meir, a hero for his time and his love for Dahlia. These two young people want nothing more than to be together, but they are overtaken by events that are beyond their control.
Lone Soldier not only brings this mesmerizing period to life, but it also highlights something that humanity is still battling against today: prejudice in all its forms. With a decidedly Jewish theme, it will appeal to readers of all faiths. To those of the Modern Orthodox Jewish community, Lone Soldier is a mirror; and to those who are not it’s a window into this fascinating and important culture.