Our Story Opens In An Austrian City, Two Generations Before The Holocaust, Where Almost All Of The Jews Have Converted To Christianity Today The Church Bells Are Pealing For Karl, An Ambitious Young Civil Servant Whose Conversion Will Clear His Path To A Coveted High Government Post Karl S Future Looks Bright, But With His Promotion Comes A Political Crisis That Turns His Conversion Into A Baptism By Fire, Unexpectedly Reuniting Karl With His Past And Forcing Him To Take A Stand He Could Never Have Imagined.
AHARON APPELFELD is the author of than forty works of fiction and nonfiction, including Until the Dawn s Light and The Iron Tracks both winners of the National Jewish Book Award and The Story of a Life winner of the Prix M dicis tranger Other honors he has received include the Giovanni Bocaccio Literary Prize, the Nelly Sachs Prize, the Israel Prize, the Bialik Prize, the Independent Fo
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- Aharon Appelfeld
- 26 October 2017 Aharon Appelfeld