The Weight of Ink

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade & Reference Publishers, 2018 - Fiction - 592 pages
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An intellectual and emotional jigsaw puzzle of a novel for readers of A. S. Byatt's Possession and Geraldine Brooks's The People of the Book

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Labyrinthine literary mystery I couldn't put down. A cranky old professor, Helen, and the graduate student helping her. Aaron, in present-day England are trying to unravel the sense of a group of ... Read full review

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I found this more pretentious than profound. It could have covered this young 17th century Jewish woman doesn't like being relegated to womanly duties but must be a scholar wrapped in an 21st century ... Read full review

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RACHEL KADISH is the award-winning author of the novels From a Sealed Room and Tolstoy Lied: A Love Story, and of the novella I Was Here . Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times, Ploughshares, and Tin House . She lives in the Boston area.

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