Golden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem

Golden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem

Adèle Geras / Jan 26, 2020

Golden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem Five short stories which describe what it was like to grow up in Jerusalem in the first half of the twentieth century

  • Title: Golden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem
  • Author: Adèle Geras
  • ISBN: 9780060229412
  • Page: 371
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Five short stories which describe what it was like to grow up in Jerusalem in the first half of the twentieth century.

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    About "Adèle Geras"

      • Adèle Geras

        Ad le Geras FRSL born 15 March 1944 is an English writer for young children, teens and adults Her husband was the Marxist academic Norman Geras and their daughter Sophie Hannah is also a novelist and poet.Geras was born in Jerusalem, British Mandatory Palestine Her father was in the Colonial Service and she had a varied childhood, living in countries such as Nigeria, Cyprus, Tanzania, Gambia and British North Borneo in a short span of time She attended Roedean School in Brighton and then graduated from St Hilda s College, Oxford with a degree in Modern Languages She was known for her stage and vocal talents, but decided instead to become a full time writer.Geras s first book was Tea at Mrs Manderby s, which was published in 1976 Her first full length novel was The Girls in the Velvet Frame She has written than 95 books for children, young adults, and adults Her best known books are Troy shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize and Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal Ithaka, Happy Ever After previously published as the Egerton Hall Trilogy , Silent Snow, Secret Snow, and A Thousand Yards of Sea.Her novels for adults include Facing the Light, Hester s Story, Made in Heaven, and A Hidden Life.Geras won two prizes in the United States, one the Sydney Taylor Book Award for the My Grandmother s Stories and the National Jewish Book Award for Golden Windows She has also won prizes for her poetry and was a joint winner of the Smith Doorstop Poetry Pamphlet Award, offered by the publisher of that name from


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    1. It’s a great little book with five semi-historical short stories, detailing life in Jerusalem in the first half of the 20th Century. They’re quite well-written and accessible —it’s a shame that it’s only been rated twice on !Give it a shot —if you can find a copy, that is!


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