War Story

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Allen & Unwin, 2001 - Psychological fiction - 168 pages
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A powerful and original piece of fiction by a very talented newcomer, War Story recounts a seductive love affair between two strangers who meet in a New York City second-hand bookstore.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A woman recalls her love for an aging author and WWII survivor, in a luminously written if unaffecting debut novel.Edelman effectively evokes the horrors of war but is less successful in establishing ... Read full review

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This novel relates aspects of the Jewish experience during World War II, from the privations of the ghetto to refuge with caring people in Amsterdam, escape to Palestine, and new life in America. It ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Gwen Edelman grew up in New York and worked in publishing before moving to Paris to work on her own writing.

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