Title: Who By Fire, Who By Blood
Publisher: Exile Editions, Holstein, Ontario, Canada
Publication Date: 2007
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Signed: Signed by author
Edition: First edition...
Book Type: book
Jonathan Papernick's first novel about the terrifying distinctions that have to be drawn between religious faith and religious zealotry, distinctions that in the end are morally devastating. In excellent condition signed by the author. Size: 6" - 9½" 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 272515
Synopsis: Matthew Stone, the alienated grandson of a Jewish trigger man for Murder Incorporated, discovers that his father - a dishonored N.Y. judge - has not only been a supporter of the extreme right wing in Israel, but he has kept a secret bank account to support pro-Israeli terrorist activities. It is how to access the mysterious truths inherent in the bank account that constitutes the core of this fast-driving novel. Through thoughtful characterization, Jon Papernick defines the terrifying distinctions that have to be drawn between religious faith and religious zealotry, distinctions that in the end are morally devastating.
About the Author: Jon Papernick, originally of Toronto, now lives with his wife and son in the Boston area, where he is Writer-in-Residence at Emerson College. He published the collection of short fiction The Ascent of Eli Israel in 2002, and will follow up this novel with a second collection of stories in 2008. He is currently collaborating on a graphic version of this novel with artist Sandy Jimenez.
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