Lucette or Loulou wrote a very emotional, truthful, and touching book about her father, her family, and herself.
My comments regarding the authors portrayal of events do not detract from my opinion that this book is well worth reading.
I think she will feel a kinship with the author and perhaps feel young again as see reads the beautiful stories.
I was very disappointed with this book.
Leon was narcissistic and ungrateful. He left his wife and children behind to seek pleasure for himself only. Read more
The book presents an view of Cairo in the 50's & 60's and what it is like to be an migrant. If there is a fault, there is often a very small bridge between some of the events and... Read morePublished 20 days ago by JoAnn Reding
Poignant story. A recounting of a Jewish family's life in Cairo and eventual exile to America with only suitcases of clothes and only a few hundred dollars to their name. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Ronald Lambert
This was so interesting and well written that I just purchased her new book "The Arrogant Years" so that I could continue the saga of the Lagnado family.Published 26 days ago by Ethel Braverman
A captivating account about the Jews second exodus from Egypt and adapting to American society.Published 1 month ago by Vernon E. Olson