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  • Published: New York : Harper, [2013]
  • Year Published: 2013
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Description: 486 pages ; 24 cm
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 0062110837
  • 0062110845

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The golem and the jinni

by Wecker, Helene.

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Call number: Fiction

Available Copies: Downtown 1st Floor, Malletts Adult, Pittsfield Adult, Traverwood Adult, West Adult

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Chava, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi, and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire, form an unlikely friendship on the streets of New York until a fateful choice changes everything.

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Wonderful character-driven fantasy

The Golem and the Jinni is a delightful read in which mythical creatures from Arab and Jewish cultures meet in New York. As their lives cross they also cross into the lives of the Jewish, Syrian, and WASP communities in New York. The characters are well developed and the plot builds suspense. Highly recommended.

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