A Leak in the Heart: Tales from a Woman's Life

A Leak in the Heart: Tales from a Woman's Life

by Faye Moskowitz
     
 
Twenty-four autobiographical story-essays, witty, vulnerable, and wise, about growing up part of a puzzled and unassimilated Orthodox Jewish family in a Michigan small-town in the 1930s and '40s and about the wider world of marriage, children, teaching and writing after that rich beginning.

Overview

Twenty-four autobiographical story-essays, witty, vulnerable, and wise, about growing up part of a puzzled and unassimilated Orthodox Jewish family in a Michigan small-town in the 1930s and '40s and about the wider world of marriage, children, teaching and writing after that rich beginning.

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Nicely fashioned prose and a sprinkling of brillant images are dulled by a litany to self-pity. (Oct.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879236595
Publisher:
Godine, David R. Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/1994
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
161
Product dimensions:
5.02(w) x 7.96(h) x 0.54(d)
Lexile:
1070L (what's this?)

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