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The Chosen - Chaim Potok
The Chosen
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"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."THE WALL STREET JOURNALIt is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young... show more
"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."THE WALL STREET JOURNALIt is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother, and a link to an unexplored world that neither had ever considered before. In effect, they exchange places, and find the peace that neither will ever retreat from again....
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780449213445 (0449213447)
ASIN: 449213447
Publisher: Fawcett
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
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Murder by Death
Murder by Death rated it
5.0 The Chosen
I seem to have inadvertently found myself on a theological reading streak. Like The Alchemist, this book was recommended to me by a friend (although more enthusiastically), and also like The Alchemist, I picked it up for reasons that ended up having nothing to do with the book. I thought The Chose...
Brenna M's Book Blog
Brenna M's Book Blog rated it
5.0 THE CHOSEN, 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION BY Chiam Potok
THE CHOSEN, 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION Chiam Potok Hardcover, 416 pages Published November 1st 2016 by Simon & Schuster (first published 1967) ISBN13: 9781501142475 I have liked everything that I have read so far of Chaim Potok. The Chosen was the first I read, and I definitely enjoyed it again. Wha...
silverneurotic
silverneurotic rated it
3.0 The Chosen
I picked this book up at a library book fair. It is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother...
My only books were women's looks
My only books were women's looks rated it
3.0 The Chosen
I had to read this for school. I think in high school. But I remember liking it a lot.
Traveling Through Pages
Traveling Through Pages rated it
3.0 The Chosen
I had to read this for my English class, so I was not excited about reading it in the first place, but it was not horrible. It was pretty easy to read and understand and it has some important messages, but it was just kind of boring and uninteresting to me.
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