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Lit and Life: Review of On the Sickle’s Edge

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The buzz worlds for this book are: Jewish literature; Eastern Europe, Latvia, Russian Empire, Bolshevik Revolution, Stalinist era, Soviet-era life and politics, Moscow. So many interesting things!The book opens with Steven lying in wait outside a dacha, with a gun. We won't know why for...

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Man of La Book: Review of On the Sickle’s Edge

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I liked almost everything about On the Sickle’s Edge by Neville D. Frankel. The novel is ambitious, flows well, and interesting to read. I’m always up for a good book, especially one with Jewish themes in Eastern Europe.The author tells a powerful story and doesn’t...

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Gifts From My Readers

  |   Blog, On Writing, What I'm Thinking

The holidays approach, and friends and family begin to gather. In the rush to survive, achieve, and accomplish, we often neglect the weight and stability of community, but at this time of year, it begins to assert itself. We begin to feel the pull of...

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