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Shosha

A Novel

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Shosha is a hauntingly lyrical love story set in Jewish Warsaw on the eve of its annihilation. Aaron Greidinger, an aspiring Yiddish writer and the son of a distinguished Hasidic rabbi, struggles to be true to his art when faced with the chance at riches and a passport to America. But as he and the rest of the Writers' Club wait in horror for Nazi Germany to invade Poland, Aaron rediscovers Shosha, his childhood love-still living on Krochmalna Street, still mysteriously childlike herself-who has been waiting for him all these years.

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"Singer is a genius. He has total command of his imagined world."--Irving Howe, The New Republic

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  • Isaac Bashevis Singer

  • Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, children's books, and memoirs. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.
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Shosha

A Novel

Isaac Bashevis Singer

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