Zebra and other stories
From the celebrated author ofThe ChosenandMy Name is Asher Levcomes an outstanding work of fiction for young adults. Zebra and Other Storiescharts moments of grief, crisis, or change for its teenage protagonists: an injury; the loss of a parent; one family's remembered grief, another's thinly buried secrets; the complex hopes that accompany a birth and the shattering impact of death. Containing six stories that are rich in drama and sharp in understanding, this is a memorable collection from a master storyteller that speaks clearly to young adults.
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ZEBRA: and Other StoriesUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
In six quietly powerful stories, Potok (The Sky of Now, 1995; for adults, The Gates of November, 1996; etc.) explores varieties of inner and outer healing, both in individuals and in families: "Zebra ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - joririchardson - LibraryThing
This is a collection of six short stories by Chaim Potok (author of "The Chosen") that all focus on death or loss, with children as the main characters. I thought that the opening story, "Zebra," was the best. Powerful writing by a brilliant author. Read full review