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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Shalom, Japan: A Sabra's Five Years in the Land of the Rising Sun.    

Four Mothers: A Novel

Shifra Horn - Fiction - 2000 - 288 pages
This beautifully imagined debut novel tells the story of five generations of women in one family against the backdrop of 100 years in Jerusalem. Starting with the birth of the ...
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Tamara Walks on Water

Shifra Horn, Anthony Berris - Families - 2004 - 250 pages
A beautifully written, sensual and evocative book, in the tradition of Amy Tan and Isabelle Allende, rich in magic realism and folklore. 'To understand the end you have to look ...
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Ode to joy

Shifra Horn - Fiction - 2005 - 264 pages
Following a terrorist explosion on a bus in Jerusalem, Yael, a married mother who narrowly escaped the attack, is haunted by the last image she recalls before the horror: a ...
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The fairest among women

Shifra Horn - Fiction - 2001 - 356 pages
Praise for Shifra Horn: 'poignant, earthy and engaging' Daily Telegraph 'a wonderfully lush novel reminiscent of Isabel Allende...compulsively readable' Jewish Chronicle 'You ...
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A Voice from Japan: An Outsider Looks in

Carolyn Meyer - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1992 - 240 pages
The author relates her visit to Japan where she interviewed adults and children and recorded their feelings about life in a country experiencing drastic changes in lifestyle.
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A Robe of Feathers: And Other Stories

Thersa Matsuura - FICTION - 2009 - 208 pages
In Japan, the line that divides myth from reality is not merely blurred, it is nonexistent. Superstitions, legends, and folk myths are passed down through generations and ...
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In the Land of the Rising Sun ...

2009 - 24 pages
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36 Views of Mount Fuji: On Finding Myself in Japan

Cathy N. Davidson - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 248 pages
Memoir of the author's travels in Japan offers moving, perceptive stories that help illuminate the nature of culture and identity.
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