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The sisters Weiss

Author: Naomi Ragen
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014. ©2013
Series: Thorndike Press large print women's fiction series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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In 1950's Brooklyn, sisters Rose and Pearl Weiss grow up in a loving but strict ultra-Orthodox family, never dreaming of defying their parents. When a chance meeting with a young French immigrant turns Rose's world upside down, events lead to her exile from all she has ever known. Forty years later, Pearl's sheltered young daughter discovers the ugly truth about her aunt and sets off on a dangerous adventure that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
History
Fiction
Love stories
Historical fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Ragen
ISBN: 9781410466532 1410466531
OCLC Number: 862053133
Description: 589 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print women's fiction series.
Responsibility: Naomi Ragen.

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In 1950's Brooklyn, sisters Rose and Pearl Weiss grow up in a loving but strict ultra-Orthodox family, never dreaming of defying their parents. When a chance meeting with a young French immigrant turns Rose's world upside down, events lead to her exile from all she has ever known. Forty years later, Pearl's sheltered young daughter discovers the ugly truth about her aunt and sets off on a dangerous adventure that will alter the future for all involved.

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