Jewish Values: Duel

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Publication Year: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
112 p.
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Translated from the Hebrew by Betsy Rosenberg, this is a novel by the well-known Israeli writer, David Grossman. It is told in the first person by twelve year old, David. He has an elderly friend in a nursing home who is challenged to a pistol duel by another elderly man who accuses him of stealing a painting. To prevent either man from being harmed, David must think fast! He becomes a sleuth, unravelling the mystery of the men's past in Germany and their love for a beautiful woman. An interesting plot and setting and sound Jewish values.
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ISBN: 
1582349304
Book ID: 
716
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No