Avrechs wise coming-of-age novel delivers memorable characters... suspense, dashes of humor, lessons... that bridge cultures and generations. -- Rochelle Krich, author of Grave Endings
Beautiful, funny, poignantan exquisite novel. -- Michael Levin, author of The Complete Idiots Guide to Jewish Spirituality & Mysticism
This is cant put-it-down reading... a compelling fable. -- The Jewish Press
About the Author
A screenwriter and producer based in Hollywood, Robert J. Avrech wrote the acclaimed thriller Body Double, directed by Brian DePalma. His script for the modern Hasidic tale A Stranger Among Us, directed by Sidney Lumet, was an official selection of the Cannes Film Festival. Robert won an Emmy Award for his adaptation of the young adult classic The Devils Arithmetic and was nominated for The Humanitas Award for Within These Walls, starring Ellen Burstyn and Laura Dern. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and children.