- Author:Nancy Richler
- Publisher:St. Martin's Press; Reprint edition (January 29, 2013)
- Pages:368 pages
- Subcategory:Genre Fiction
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The Imposter Bride book.
The Imposter Bride book. But Nancy Richler has written this novel so well, she conveys such sensitivity and understanding of family, that I feel justified in demanding more - even while recognizing how much this author has given us in this excellent book.
NANCY RICHLER’s short fiction has been published in various American and Canadian literary journals, including Room of One’s Own, the New Quarterly, Prairie Fire, Another Chicago Magazine and the Journey Prize Stories anthology. Her first novel, Throwaway Angels, was shortlisted for the Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Crime Novel. Her second novel, Your Mouth Is Lovely, won the Canadian Jewish Book Award for fiction and Italy’s Adei-Wizo literary prize. The Imposter Bride was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize
Richler's third and final novel, 2012's The Imposter Bride, was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize.
Richler's third and final novel, 2012's The Imposter Bride, was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Richler's third and final novel, 2012's The Imposter Bride, was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize.
NANCY RICHLER's short fiction has been published in various American and Canadian literary journals, including The Fiddlehead, Room of One's Own, and The New Quarterly. Her previous novel, Your Mouth is Lovely, published in eleven countries, won the 2003 Canadian Jewish Book Award for fiction and Italy's 2004 Adei Wizo Award. She lives in Montreal.
Frika might have stepped from the pages of Nancy Richler’s moving third novel, The Imposter Bride, which opens in 1946 at a wedding in Montreal’s Jewish community. The bride, Lily Azerov, is a refugee from Poland, via Palestine.
A family story: My mother’s friend Frika, a Viennese Jew, managed to leave Austria for America after the Anschluss. She knew if she were caught smuggling out the means of subsistence, she would be arrested. Frika might have stepped from the pages of Nancy Richler’s moving third novel, The Imposter Bride, which opens in 1946 at a wedding in Montreal’s Jewish community. She brings with her an uncut diamond, a journal written in Yiddish and the grief of a brutally erased world.
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THE IMPOSTER BRIDE NANCY RICHLER For Janet and Martin And for Vicki You whom I could not save Listen to m. Advance praise for: the imposter bride. Also by Nancy Richler.
THE IMPOSTER BRIDE NANCY RICHLER For Janet and Martin And for Vicki You whom I could not save Listen to me. Try to understand this simple speech as I would be ashamed.
A national bestseller. Longlisted for the scotiabank giller prize.
The story of a family caught between the rich yet rigid traditions of the past and the unfamiliar and often frightening ways of a society poised on the precipice of change, Your Mouth Is Lovely centers around Miriam, a young Jewish woman caught in the 1905 Russian Revolution. The kind of book that simply won't be put down, this is literary fiction at its very best. A national bestseller.
Set in Montréal after World War II, Nancy Richler’s third novel, The Imposter Bride, explores the relationships between trauma and its aftermath, the complexities of identity, and the intergenerational bonds of family. The events of the novel are set in motion when Lily Azerov steps off a train in Montréal to greet Sol Kramer, a man whom she has never met but has agreed to marry, only to have him reject her on the spot.
The Imposter Bride by Nancy Richler is an unforgettable novel about a mysterious mail-order bride in the wake of WWII, whose sudden decision ripples through time to deeply impact the daughter she never knewIn the wake of World War II, a young, enigmatic woman named Lily arrives in Montreal on her own, expecting to be married to a man she's never met. But, upon seeing her at the train station, Sol Kramer turns her down. Out of pity, his brother Nathan decides to marry her instead, and pity turns into a deep―and doomed―love. It is immediately clear that Lily is not who she claims to be. Her attempt to live out her life as Lily Azerov shatters when she disappears, leaving a new husband and a baby daughter with only a diary, a large uncut diamond – and a need to find the truth Who is Lily and what happened to the young woman whose identity she stole? Why has she left and where did she go? It's up to the daughter Lily abandoned to find the answers to these questions, as she searches for the mother she may never find or truly know.