Bread givers: a novel : a struggle between a father of the Old World and a daughter of the New

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G. Braziller, 1975 - Fiction - 297 pages
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Good insight into family. - Goodreads
Very good novel and easy to read. - Goodreads
I very much enjoyed the prose style and the story. - Goodreads
I thought the overall writing was supurb as well. - Goodreads
I felt connected to her characters and love the plot. - Goodreads
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Very interesting in terms of Jewish-American history, feminist history, and cultural representation in literature; not so great in terms of plot and character. Read full review

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I loved the voice of this book- a great insight into a young woman coming of age as she both escaped & felt drawn to her religious immigrant family Read full review

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Contents

CBAPTEB fACt I Hester Street i
3
The Speaking Mouth of the Block
24
HI The Burden Bearer
35
Copyright

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About the author (1975)

Anzia Yezierska (1882-1970) emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1890. Her books include Bread Givers, How I Found America: Collected Stories, The Open Cage, and Red Ribbon on a White Horse: My Story.

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