The Marrying Of Chani Kaufman

Author: Eve Harris
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802192661
Size: 43.47 MB
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The novel begins with Chani standing “like a pillar of salt,” wearing a wedding dress that has been passed between members of her family and has the yellowed underarms and rows of alteration stitches to prove it.

The Marrying Of Chani Kaufman

Author: Eve Harris
Publisher: House of Anansi
ISBN: 1770894756
Size: 19.62 MB
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Set in the Orthodox Jewish community in North West London, The Marrying of Chani Kaufman is the poignant and humorous story of nineteen-year-old Chani Kaufman and the lead-up to her wedding night.

The Sisters Weiss

Author: Naomi Ragen
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429957794
Size: 29.35 MB
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Powerful, page-turning and deeply moving, Naomi Ragen's The Sisters Weiss is an unforgettable examination of loyalty and betrayal; the differences that can tear a family apart and the invisible bonds that tie them together.

Hush

Author: Eishes Chayil
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0802722709
Size: 33.30 MB
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A richly detailed and nuanced book, one of both humor and depth, understanding and horror, this story explains a complex world that remains an echo of its past, and illuminates the conflict between yesterday's traditions and today's reality ...

I Am Forbidden

Author: Anouk Markovits
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448114209
Size: 19.76 MB
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Immersive, beautiful, moving, it explores in devastating detail what happens when unwavering love, unyielding law and centuries of tradition collide. ‘The wonder of this elegant, enthralling novel is the beauty Ms. Markovits unearths in ...

The Innocents

Author: Francesca Segal
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446484750
Size: 38.96 MB
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WINNER OF THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD 2012 LONGLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2013 WINNER OF THE BETTY TRASK AWARD 2013 WINNER OF THE SAMI ROHR PRIZE FOR JEWISH LITERATURE 2013 What if everything you’d ever wanted was no longer ...

One Night Markovitch

Author: Ayelet Gundar-Goshen
Publisher: House of Anansi
ISBN: 1770899774
Size: 39.14 MB
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Captain Corelli’s Mandolin meets The Marrying of Chani Kaufman in this cinematic novel about the birth of Israel and the true story of the marriages of convenience that were arranged to smuggle Jewish women out of Nazi-occupied Europe.

The Gustav Sonata A Novel

Author: Rose Tremain
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246701
Size: 75.42 MB
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The novel follows Gustav’s family, tracing the roots of his mother’s anti-Semitism and its impact on her son and his beloved friend.

All Who Go Do Not Return

Author: Shulem Deen
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 155597337X
Size: 68.41 MB
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In All Who Go Do Not Return, Deen bravely traces his harrowing loss of faith, while offering an illuminating look at a highly secretive world.