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אלעזר־הלוי, דנה

Works: 49 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 135 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  History  Ghost stories  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  War fiction  Novels 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PR6069.M59, 813.54
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Publications about דנה אלעזר־הלוי
Publications by דנה אלעזר־הלוי
Most widely held works by דנה אלעזר־הלוי
White teeth : a novel by Zadie Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hebrew and held by 10 libraries worldwide
On New Year's morning, 1975, Archie Jones sits in his car on a London road and waits for the exhaust fumes to fill his Cavalier Musketeer station wagon. Archie--working-class, ordinary, a failed marriage under his belt--is calling it quits, the deciding factor being the flip of a 20-pence coin. When the owner of a nearby halal butcher shop (annoyed that Archie's car is blocking his delivery area) comes out and bangs on the window, he gives Archie another chance at life and sets in motion this richly imagined, uproariously funny novel. Set in post-war London, this novel of the racial, political, and social upheaval of the last half-century follows two families--the Joneses and the Iqbals, both outsiders from within the former British empire--as they make their way in modern England
Girl at war : a novel by Sara Nović( Book )
1 edition published in 2017 in Hebrew and held by 9 libraries worldwide
When her happy life in 1991 Croatia is shattered by civil war, ten-year-old Ana Juric is embroiled in a world of guerilla warfare and child soldiers before making a daring escape to America, where years later she struggles to hide her past
Six suspects by Vikas Swarup( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Seven years ago, Vivek "Vicky" Rai, the playboy son of the Home Minister of Uttar Pradesh, murdered bartender Ruby Gill at a trendy restaurant in New Delhi, simply because she refused to serve him a drink. Now Vicky Rai has been killed at the party he was throwing to celebrate his acquittal. The police recover six guests with guns in their possession: a corrupt bureaucrat who claims to have become Mahatma Gandhi; an American tourist infatuated with an Indian actress; a Stone Age tribesman on a quest to recover a sacred stone; a Bollywood sex symbol with a guilty secret; a mobile-phone thief who dreams big; and an ambitious politician prepared to stoop low"--Publisher description
Everything matters! by Ron Currie( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Hebrew and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"You alone know that the world will end thirty-six years after your birth. Do you succumb to nihilistic apathy? Use your singular knowledge to save mankind? To what end do you live your life?"--Inside front dust-jacket
Mivtsʻa Berlin by Danah Elʻazar-Haleṿi( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in Hebrew and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Her fearful symmetry : a novel by Audrey Niffenegger( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 4 libraries worldwide
When Elspeth Noblin dies, she leaves everything to the 20-year-old American twin daughters of her own long-estranged twin, Edie. Valentina and Julia, as enmeshed as Elspeth and Edie once were, move into Elspeth's London flat and through a series of developing relationships a crisis develops that could pull the twins apart
One hundred names by Cecelia Ahern( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Hebrew and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Scandal has derailed Journalist Kitty Logan's career, a setback that is soon compounded by an even more devastating loss. Constance, the woman who taught Kitty everything she knew, is dying. At her mentor's bedside, Kitty asks her, "What is the one story you always wanted to write?" The answer lies in a single sheet of paper buried in Constance's office--a list of 100 names--with no notes or explanation. But before Kitty can talk to her friend, it is too late. Determined to unlock the mystery and rebuild her own shaky confidence, Kitty throws herself into the investigation, using her skills and savvy to track down each of the names on the list and uncover their connection. Meeting these ordinary people and learning their stories, Kitty begins to piece together an unexpected portrait of Constance's life...and starts to understand her own."-Page [4] of cover
ha-Ḥamishiyah yotset le-ʻod harpatḳah by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Lisette's list : a novel by Susan Vreeland( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"A young Parisian woman is exiled to Provence to take care of her husband's ailing grandfather during the Vichy regime, but discovers that despite the horrors of war, the paintings of Cezanne, Pisarro, Chagall, and Picasso bring to life the landscape around her and allow her once again to experience love"--
Mivtsʻa Manhaṭan by Danah Elʻazar-Haleṿi( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Everything ravaged, everything burned by Wells Tower( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A collection of darkly comic short works includes the stories of a man who is thrown out of his house when his wife discovers his infidelity in a bizarre way, teen cousins who share a woodland comeuppance, and a youth who flees to a carnival life after being bitten by his father
The truth about these strange times by Adam Foulds( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Saul Dawson-Smith can memorise the sequence of a shuffled deck of cards in under a minute; he can recite pi to a thousand decimal places and he remembers every conversation he's ever had. He is ten years old. Howard McNamee is twenty-eight: lonely, overweight and poorly-educated. He lives alone in the north of England in the home he shared with his mother before she died, and far from the scene of his difficult Glasgow childhood. Through a series of unexpected events, these two solitary people find themselves forming an unlikely friendship, as Howard is taken under the wing of Saul's parents and thrust into a life in London (where he makes new friends, tries to navigate a bewildering new city, and accidentally acquires a Russian internet fiancee) as Saul prepares himself for the World Memory Championships - the event he has been training for his whole life. But as the pressure mounts on the little boy, and his well-meaning but single-minded parents grow increasingly less able to see beyond their own ambitions for their son, Howard realises he must act to save his small friend. The decision he reaches turns all of their lives upside-down
One last thing before I go by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The family way by Tony Parsons( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Paulo loves Jessica. He thinks that together they are complete - a family of two. But Jessica can't be happy until she has a baby, and the baby stubbornly refuses to come. Can a man and a woman ever really be a family of two? Megan doesn't love her boyfriend anymore. After a one-night stand with an Australian beach bum, she finds that even a trainee doctor can slip up on the family planning. Should you bring a child into the world if you don't love its father? Cat loves her life. After bringing up her two younger sisters, all she craves is freedom. Her older boyfriend has done the family thing before and is in no rush to do it all again. But can a modern woman really find true happiness without ever being in the family way? Three sisters. Three couples. Two pregnancies. Six men and women struggling with sex, love and the meaning of family
<> by Tristan Egolf( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
<> by Joan Wickersham( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
When you kill yourself, you kill every memory everyone has of you. You're saying, I'm gone and you can't even be sure who it is that's gone, because you never knew me. Sixteen years ago, Joan Wickersham's father shot himself in the head. The father she loved would never have killed himself, and yet he had. His death made a mystery of his entire life. Using an index, that most formal and orderly of structures, Wickersham explores this chaotic and incomprehensible reality. Every bit of family history, marriage, parents, business failures, and every encounter with friends, doctors, and other survivors exposes another facet of elusive truth. Dark, funny, sad, and gripping, at once a philosophical and deeply personal exploration, The Suicide Index is, finally, a daughter's anguished, loving elegy to her father
<> by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Tell the wolves I'm home : a novel by Carol Rifka Brunt( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
It is 1987, and only one person has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus -- her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn's company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, June's world is turned upside down. But Finn's death brings a surprise acquaintance into June's life -- someone who will help her to heal, and to question what she thinks she knows about Finn, her family, and even her own heart
Prayers for Bobby : a mother's coming to terms with the suicide of her gay son by Leroy Aarons( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
"Bobby Griffith was an all-American boy. He was a nice, hardworking kid from the suburbs who attended church and was loved by his family. When at age fifteen he realized that he was gay, he came upon a conflict for which he found no solution: His family and his religion taught him that his sexual orientation was a sin." "Through Bobby's poignant journal entries, his mother's reminiscences, and Leroy Aarons's keen journalistic insight we relive the emotional torment that eventually led Bobby to take his own life."--Jacket
ha-Harpatḳah shel ha-Sheviʻiyah ha-sodit by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
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