Nine Folds Make A Paper Swan

Nine Folds Make A Paper Swan

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"At the start of the twentieth century, a young girl and her family emigrate from Lithuania in search of a better life in America, only to land on the Emerald Isle instead. In 1958, a mute Jewish boy locked away in a mental institution outside of Dublin forms an unlikely friendship with a man consumed by the story of the love he lost nearly two decades earlier. And in present-day London, an Irish journalist is forced to confront her conflicting notions of identity and family when her Jewish boyfriend asks her to make a true leap of faith. These three arcs, which span generations and intertwine in revelatory ways, come together to tell the haunting story of Ireland's all-but-forgotten Jewish community."
Publisher: Portland, Oregon :, Tin House Books,, 2017
Edition: First U.S. edition
ISBN: 9781941040492
Branch Call Number: F Gilligan
Characteristics: 336 pages ;,22 cm


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