My grandfather's blessings: stories of strength, refuge, and belonging

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Riverhead Books, Apr 1, 2001 - Religion - 380 pages
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From the bestselling author of "Kitchen Table Wisdom" comes a book that will wrap the warmth of a wise grandfather's love and the blessings of life around every reader. As a small child, Remen sat at the feet of her grandfather, an orthodox rabbi and scholar of the kabbalah, and learned the secret of life that she now shares: that love and blessings given to others heals our loneliness, unhappiness, and in fact all our wounds.

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User Review  - mamamuzic -

This is one of my alltime favorite books. Every story is so touching and full of wisdom. Very well written and easy to read in little bits. It would make a great gift for someone who is very ill also. Read full review

The book to give to your best friend you.

User Review  - 1hotgranma -

The stories in this remarkable book are only a few pages in length and each story will touch your heart in its own way and help to heal what is broken inside of you. Read full review


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About the author (2001)

Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., is co-founder and medical director of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program, and clinical professor of family and community medicine at the University of California at San Francisco.

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