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              Books in the Library of Modern Jewish Literature series

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              Empire of Kalman the Cripple
               

              Empire of Kalman the Cripple (Hardback)

              Translated by Elberg, Yehuda

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              This character study is the story of an individual living in a Jewish shletl in Poland, just before World War II. Elberg's narrative presents a tortured soul, who maliciously causes harm but attempts to create a better world for those he loves.

              ISBN 9780815604488
              Released NZ 30 Apr 1997
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              O My America!
               

              O My America! (Paperback)

              By Kaplan, Johanna

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              A novel which begins with protagonist Ezra Slavin's unexpected death and then follows on with a reminiscence of his tempestuous career as a first-generation writer, teacher and radical. A particularly strong episode is that of the memorial service, with its unexpected speaker.

              ISBN 9780815603283
              Released NZ 31 Aug 1995
              Publisher Inbooks
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Ship of the Hunted
               

              Ship of the Hunted (Hardback)

              Translated by Elberg, Yehuda

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              This novel recounts the story of one Jewish family's struggle to survive in the squalor of the Warsaw Ghetto - their efforts to find places to hide, and their eventual separation - during the onset of the Holocaust.

              ISBN 9780815604495
              Released NZ 30 Apr 1997
              Publisher Inbooks
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Stolen Jew
               

              Stolen Jew (Paperback)

              By Neugeboren, Jay

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              This story is about Nathan Malkin who returns to New York from a premature retirement in Israel. He bears a heavy baggage of memory - his parents' marriage, the deaths of his wife and son, and his relationship with his brother. Central to his schemes is The Stolen Jew a novel he ...wrote years ago.
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              ISBN 9780815605362
              Released NZ 30 Sep 1998
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Island Within
               

              Island Within (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lewisohn, Ludwig

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              A novel by a modern American Jewish writer. Arthur Levey, a young psychoanalyst, leaves an American wife to journey on some obscure mission to eastern Europe on behalf of his race.

              ISBN 9780815604990
              Released NZ 31 Oct 1997
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Victory Gardens of Brooklyn: A Novel
               

              Victory Gardens of Brooklyn: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gerber, Merrill Joan

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              Illuminates the sorrows and triumphs of three generations of sisters from an American Jewish family. This book explores the yearnings, loves, and struggles of women who try to adapt the Jewish rituals of the old country to the requirements of the new world.

              ISBN 9780815608929
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2007
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Master of the Return
               

              Master of the Return (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Reich, Tova

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              This second novel of Tova Reich's delivers a savage and controlled comedy of religious ecstasy. It is by turns, a funny story, mysteriously touching and ponderable before the end.

              ISBN 9780815606208
              Released NZ 31 Oct 1999
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Yom Kippur in Amsterdam: Stories
               

              Yom Kippur in Amsterdam: Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shrayer, Maxim D.

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              Eight stories that explore emotionally intricate relationships that cross traditional boundaries of ethnicity, religion, and culture

              ISBN 9780815609988
              Released NZ 30 Aug 2012
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              Feeding Mrs. Moskowitz and The Caregiver
               

              Feeding Mrs. Moskowitz and The Caregiver (Paperback)

              By Pokras, Barbara; Yariv, Fran Pokras

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              Features two novellas Feeding Mrs Moskowitz which introduces us to the remarkable Golde Moskowitz, an elderly Russian widow living alone with her memories, and The Caregiver which reveals the inner workings of Sunset Hills, a fictional upscale assisted-living facility in Hollywoo...d.
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              ISBN 9780815609780
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2010
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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              While the Messiah Tarries
               

              While the Messiah Tarries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bukiet, Melvin Jules

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              A collection of imaginative and humorous short stories by Melvin Jules Bukiet which often end in madness, death or religious epiphany.

              ISBN 9780815604976
              Released NZ 31 Oct 1997
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              Series Library of Modern Jewish Literature
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