“Arem’s Portal” is an insightful journey into a character testing forest of symbolism, foreshadowing, adventure and poetry. It is a modern Hebraic rendering of the classic Indo-Greco kidnap myth. The author’s mesmerizing play of time-space sequences and moments of deep pathos make for an original and thought provoking thriller. Notwithstanding a fast paced story, the attention to details within the book are meticulous and artfully presented. The narrative conveys a timely statement about lost female potential in our own imbalanced society. Dynamic interactions with many endearing personalities engage readers with plot twists that include a redemption story and an unconventional exorcism. “Arem’s Portal” is a book that is designed to honor the best in all traditions but ultimately makes a lasting statement about established values. Most of the book takes place before the advent of Christianity and therefore utilizes Hebrew Scriptures to supplement the moral examples within the tale. Whether one is looking for a light read, a quick thriller or just a thought provoking adventure, “Arem’s Portal” is sure to delight!