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Davita’s Harp

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Davita's Harp by Chaim Potok
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Aug 27, 1996 | 384 Pages
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    Aug 27, 1996 | 384 Pages

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    Mar 10, 2010 | 384 Pages

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Praise

“Rich . . . enchanting . . . [Chaim] Potok’s bravest book.”The New York Times Book Review

“It is an enormous pleasure to sink into such a rich . . . solidly written novel. The reader knows from the first few pages that he is in the hands of a sure professional who won’t let him down.”People

“Engrossing . . . Filled with a host of richly drawn characters. Potok is a master storyteller.”Chicago Tribune

“Gripping and intriguing . . . A well-told tale that needed telling.”The Philadelphia Inquirer

Author Essay

Davita’s Harp  is a terrific read by Chiam Potok.  He captures the mood, tensions and conflicts in the lives of  the Jewish community in this country during the terrible times  of McCarthyism and paranoia.  As a Jewish child who was raised  during that period, I found this to be a touching affirmation of all that we felt.

Ruth Ross
Art Director, Ballantine Books

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