The Messiah of Stockholm: a novel

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A.A. Knopf, 1987 - Fiction - 141 pages
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Heralded author Cynthia Ozick sets her new novel in contemporary Stockholm, where a group of Jewish refugees from Poland weave an intricate web of intrigue and fantasy around a book reviewer's contention that he is the son of a legendary writer killed by the Nazis.

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User Review  - Neah - Goodreads

The beautiful use of language was what I liked the most. The book brings up topics as illusion, writing, becoming a whole person... I really enjoyed the last several pages as the beginning of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Martina - Goodreads

Interesting for Slavists because of the reference to Bruno Schulz. Also a good book for a holiday reading. Read full review

Contents

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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1987)

CYNTHIA OZICK is the author of numerous acclaimed works of fiction and nonfiction.?She is a recipient of the National Book Critics Circle Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Man Booker International Prize. Her stories have won four O. Henry first prizes.

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