Yankev Glatshteyn

Born in Lublin, Poland, Yankev Glatshteyn (1896-1971) was a major American Yiddish poet, novelist, and essayist. Emil and Karl is his only work for young readers.

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Emil and Karl

Yankev Glatshteyn; Translated by Jeffrey Shandler
Square Fish

A remarkable suspense novel first published in 1938, it anticipates the rise of the Nazis and the Holocaust.

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