Tag Archives: Jewish

The Polish Front

We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter is a 2017 book based on World War Two events experienced by the author’s Jewish ancestors. I have read many books about the war, but this is the first I think I have … Continue reading

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Yearning To Be Free

A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka by Lev Golinkin is an inspirational memoir written by a young Russian Jew about his family’s emigration to the U.S. in the early 90’s. The story begins in the former USSR … Continue reading

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Life on the Dakota Plains

The Little Bride is Anna Solomon’s first novel. I picked this book off the “New” books shelf at the library to read after noticing on the back cover that the author received her MFA from The Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Knowing … Continue reading

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