The life that emerges from the novel’s pages is a reflection of the concerns that shaped Ozick.
A week of shiva forces the novel’s protagonist to confront the unsettling fact that the central bond in her life has been one of conflict.
The following is the first of an eight-part series. It is a work of thinly-veiled fiction. Which means that it is more true than most of what you read
Yankel found women inscrutable, yet hated himself for caring so much what was on their minds.
Wouk says his “main task” was to teach history through his novels.
Leah offers to clean the windshield wipers but how would it look having his date doing roadside assistance for him?
The first chapter in a new serialized novel about a Yiddish-speaking yeshiva student and his girlfriend in Brooklyn in the 1980s
Set against the backdrop of an English country estate, Natasha Solomons’s new novel tells saga of a Jewish family beset by family conflict, love and grief.
Barack Obama has weighed in: his favorite book of 2015 is Lauren Groff’s ‘Fates and Furies.’
Ethel Rosenberg who, along with her husband Julius, was tried and executed for conspiring to pass atomic secrets to Russia, in one of the celebrated cases in the anti-Communist Red Scare of the 1950s. However recently released grand jury testimony from Ethel’s brother, David Greenglass, has cast doubt on her guilt. A new novel by Jillain Kantor joins this conversation with a sympathetic portrait of Ethel as a wife and mother.