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Well written characterization a reflecting valuation positive relationships maintained against a backdrop of loss, enmity and war.Published 1 month ago by Helene Ellis
Great book , interesting story especially when familiar with Israeli society and literaturePublished 10 months ago by runnerjulio
i THOUTGH THE BOOK VERY INTRESTING ,BUT FOUND IT A LITTLE DISTRACTING JUMPING FROM ONE PLACE TO THE R....SOME OF THE CHARCTERS ARE VERY INTPublished 22 months ago by Naomi Weissenberg
This is a book that proceeds at the steady pace of life itself. Over the eight-day span of Hanukkah, we follow in intimate detail the daily doings of a husband and wife,... Read morePublished on March 1, 2013 by Roger Brunyate
An ok novel that attempts to deal with too many issues in a pot of soup that just doesn't mix too well.Published on December 18, 2012 by Hamarca
A wife who has seldom traveled alone goes to Africa to visit her brother-in-law and to mourn her sister's death. Read morePublished on December 14, 2012 by Sally W. Morgan
Didn't care of the ending of several potentially great stories lines presented in this one book. What was the point?Published on November 28, 2012 by Joseph L. Maple Jr.
I enjoyed this book on a number of different levels. Firstly, it is good writing, switching between the two protagonists works well in telling the story. Read morePublished on September 18, 2012 by "Belgo Geordie"
This deceptively beautiful story may not be A.B. Yehoshua's finest novel, but it deserves to be ranked with the best. Read morePublished on July 3, 2012 by DickStanley.