In the Image by Dara Horn
In the Image: Book summary and reviews of In the Image by Dara Horn
In the Image Summary
An extraordinary first novel illuminated by spiritual exploration, one that remembers "a language, a literature, a held hand, an entire world lived and breathed in the image of God."
In the Image Reviews
"An occasional stiffness in the narration is overcome by the warmth of her appreciation of Jewish culture and heritage, and she makes eloquent use of recurring motifs ... as she captures life in early 20th-century Europe and contemporary New York." - Publishers Weekly.
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Dara Horn Author Biography
Dara Horn was born in New Jersey in 1977 and received her PhD in comparative
literature from Harvard University in 2006. In 2007 Horn was chosen by Granta
magazine as one of the Best Young American Novelists. Her first novel, In the
Image, published by W. W. Norton & Company, received a 2003 National Jewish
Book Award, the 2002 Edward Lewis Wallant Award, and the 2003 Reform Judaism
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