The Cannibal Galaxy

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Syracuse University Press, 1995 - Fiction - 161 pages
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Joseph Brill, a Holocaust survivor who has become the founder and principal of the Edmond Fleg Primary School in the midwest, attempts to escape the mediocrity of his life by taking as a pupil the underachieving daughter of a famous mother.

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User Review  - Daryl - Goodreads

I think the thing I most like about Ozick is that she writes in a way that seems erudite but not in a way that makes me feel stupid. Although I suspect there's more structured meaning and a great deal ... Read full review

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User Review  - Aaron - Goodreads

This is a really interesting story about a principal of a Jewish Day School in "middle" America. He's had a Very unique upbringing, and his philosophy on life is simply fascinating. Read full review


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CYNTHIA OZICK is the author of numerous acclaimed works of fiction and nonfiction. She is a recipient of the National Book Critics Circle Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Man Booker International Prize. Her stories have won four O. Henry first prizes.

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