All Other Nights

All Other Nights

by Dara Horn


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“Slam-bang... superb... masterful... gripping... marvelous.”—Washington Post

How is tonight different from all other nights? For Jacob Rappaport, a Jewish soldier in the Union Army, it is a question his commanders have answered for him: on Passover, 1862, he is ordered to murder his own uncle, who is plotting to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. After this harrowing mission, Jacob is recruited to pursue another enemy agent—this time not to murder the spy, but to marry her. Based on real historical figures, this eagerly awaited novel from award-winning author Dara Horn delivers multilayered, page-turning storytelling at its best.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393338324
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 03/08/2010
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 363
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Dara Horn is a two-time winner of the National Jewish Book Award for Fiction and one of Granta’s Best American Novelists. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and four children.

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A tale of adventure...betrayal and love, dignity and loss, that takes the breath away and makes the heart pound.

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"With only the inflections of his voice, Dufris makes real the cacophony of battle, the sounds of a slave auction, and the refined tones of a Southern drawing room." —-AudioFile

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