Enemies: A Love Story
|Author:||SINGER ISAAC BASHEVIS|
Herman Broder, a refugee and Holocaust survivor, has three women in his life: Yadwiga, the loyal Polish peasant who hid him in a hayloft from the Nazis; Masha, his beautiful and neurotic true love; and Tamara, his first wife. Unsure of who he really is, what he wants and whether he can ever find peace, Herman navigates a crowded, Yiddish New York with a sense of paranoia and impending doom. Published in 1972, "Enemies: A Love Story" is an astonishing novel that blends humour and pathos to create a rich, humane portrayal of a man who cannot escape his past.
One is forever suspended between laughter and tears by this rich and marvellous novel The New York Times Isaac Bashevis Singer is a rare pleasure ... a literary genius San Francisco Chronicle
Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, children's books, and a memoir. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1978.