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The puzzle king : a novel

Author: Betsy Carter
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by her own family's legends, Carter tells a story of unlikely heroes, the lively, beautiful Flora and her husband, the brooding, studious Simon, two German Jewish immigrants sent to America by their families to find better lives.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Historical fiction
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Carter, Betsy, 1945-
Puzzle king.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2010
(OCoLC)640083331
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Betsy Carter
ISBN: 9781616200336 1616200332
OCLC Number: 846496832
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Prologue; Part 1; New York City: 1892; New York City: 1894; New York City: 1900; New York City: 1905; New York City: 1909; Kaiserslautern: 1910; Part 2; Yonkers: 1915; Kaiserslautern: 1921; Part 3; Coney Island: April 1923; Kaiserslautern: April 1923; New York City: May 1923; Yonkers: June 1923; New York City: July 1923; New York City: August 1923; Kaiserslautern: Fall 1923; Part 4; New York City: 1928; Kaiserslautern: November 1928; New York City: 1932; Part 5; Kaiserslautern: 1933; Kaiserslautern: Winter 1934; Kaiserslautern: Spring 1935 Yonkers: September 1935Part 6; Kaiserslautern: September 1935; Yonkers: October 1935; Kaiserslautern: November 1935; Aboard the SS Aquitania: March 1936; Marseille, France: March 1936; Kaiserslautern: April 1936; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; The Puzzle King; Behind the Book The Puzzle King A Note from the Author; A Conversation with the Author; Questions for Discussion; About the Author; Other Algonquin Readers Round Table Novels
Responsibility: by Betsy Carter.
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Inspired by her own family's legends, Carter tells a story of unlikely heroes, the lively, beautiful Flora and her husband, the brooding, studious Simon, two German Jewish immigrants sent to America by their families to find better lives.

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