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.

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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.

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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:
9780879235512
Publisher:
Godine, David R. Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1987
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.27(h) x (d)

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