Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Hogarth On Sale: June 25, 2013 Price: $14.00 ISBN: 978-0-307-95597-5 (0-307-95597-4)
A 2013 Sami Rohr Prize Finalist
Yael, Avishag, and Lea grow up together in a tiny, dusty Israeli village, attending a high school made up of caravan classrooms, passing notes to each other to alleviate the universal boredom of teenage life. When they are conscripted into the army, their lives change in...
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Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Schocken On Sale: March 5, 2013 Price: $25.95 ISBN: 978-0-8052-4294-2 (0-8052-4294-5)
The former owner/proprietor of the beloved appetizing store on Manhattan’s Lower East Side tells the delightful, mouthwatering story of an immigrant family’s journey from a pushcart in 1907 to “New York’s most hallowed shrine to the miracle of caviar, smoked salmon, ethereal herring, and silken chopped liver” (The New York Times...Read more >
Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: February 26, 2013 Price: $28.95 ISBN: 978-0-307-26912-6 (0-307-26912-4)
The extraordinary, controversial story of Vera Gran, beautiful, exotic prewar Polish singing star; legendary sensual contralto; Dietrich-like in tone, favorite of the 1930s Warsaw nightclubs, celebrated before, and during, her year in the Warsaw ghetto (spring 1941-summer 1942) . . . and her piano accompanist: Władysław Szpilman, made famous by Roman...
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