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Chaim Potok's writing is beautiful and evocative, and his story is intricate and important.
My Name is Asher Lev is the story of a boy growing up as a Hasidic Jew who finds, to the great regret of his father, that he wants to become an artist.
It was a great literary work which had also expanded my knowledge of Judaism as well as Jewish tradition and culture.
For those of us who love Potok's books, re-reading this story is a great pleasure.Published 3 days ago by Jorge D Fischman
Another nice read by Chaim Potok. I have become a huge fan of this writer. I picked up "The Chosen" at Johns Hopkins and after reading that one book, I started getting... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Michael S March
Favorite author of all time. I have all the books that he wrote. I wish that he would publish more novels about the Jewish traditions or history. I Learned a lot! Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
I hated it. I have Jewish culture. If you like Jewish then this is for you. If you despise Jewish culture, then don't read it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by vashmeetsduo
the novel came in okay condition: it was a worn down old library copy and had yellowed pages and dog eared but did not have underlining or other annotations in it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Gilbert Sharp
Potok's best, IMO. Wonderful read, and a candid look into the Jewish culture.Published 2 months ago by Milo Archreach
I haven't yet finished the book, but so far it is a 5-star book. Great writing, characters and story.Published 2 months ago by Sally Kortekaas