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By J.J. Gesher

ISBN-10: 1938849825

ISBN-13: 9781938849824

Shortly after Orthodox Jewish Brooklynite Jacob Fischer places his younger relations on a bus to go to relations, the bus explodes in a beautiful act of terrorism. HIs religion shattered, Jacob flees the comforts of his group and disappears. He winds up in a predominantly black city in rural Alabama, the place he meets Rosie, the one mom of a tender son. Their constructing courting, besides the rekindling of his love of song, precipitate occasions that may swap either their lives. This debut novel is a strong page-turner that follows a posh guy on a trip of salvation after tragedy.

J.J. Gesher is the pen identify for co-authors Joyce Gittlin and Janet B. Fattal. jointly, Janet and Joyce have gained numerous prestigious screenwriting awards, together with the Geller Prize and the Screenwriting Award on the Austin movie pageant. Their first screenwriting collaboration was once produced as a life-time tv feature.

Joyce Gittlin has written and directed such tv exhibits as Wings, Frasier, and Everybody Loves Raymond and has written greater than ten characteristic motion pictures for Disney, Paramount, and twentieth Century Fox. She has an MFA from NYU.

Janet B. Fattal has a masters in Comparative Literature from UCLA and has taught literature and writing on the collage point. The editor of a number of memoirs, Janet leads many Los Angeles–area booklet teams, together with for the Skirball Cultural middle, Hadassah, and the Brandeis alumni organization. The co-authors either stay in Los Angeles.

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