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Blog Tour Book Review - Between Gods: A Memoir by Alison Pick

About Between Gods

• Paperback: 400 pages
• Publisher: Harper Perennial (October 20, 2015)

Profound, honest, and masterfully written—Between Gods forces us to reexamine our beliefs and the extent to which they define us.

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Book Reviews

Between Gods

Alison Pick’s Memoir, Between Gods, was my most recent Evergreen read. Pick was raised Christian but found out her family’s roots are actually Jewish, this book chronicles the years she spent preparing to convert to Judaism. 202 more words


Book of the month September

Between Gods: A Memoir  819.092 P594

In this unsparing and beautiful memoir, Alison recounts her struggle with the meaning of her faith, her journey to convert to Judaism, her battle with depression, and her path towards facing and accepting the past and embracing the future — including starting a new family of her own. 272 more words


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“One person’s certainty makes room for another’s reluctance. This is true of dynamics within a relationship, and true of the existence of the relationship itself.” (99) 654 more words


Between Gods by Alison Pick

When Alison Pick was a teenager, she discovered that her father’s side of the family from the Czech Republic were Jewish and hid their religion when they moved to Canada. 268 more words


The 10th TBPL Off the Shelf Interview

Oops, I meant to post this last week…

The tenth author interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live last Wednesday!  This is also the second of three interviews with the authors who are coming to Thunder Bay for the International Festival of Authors (IFOA).   51 more words

Author Interview

Interview with Alison Pick

Alison Pick is the author of the memoir Between Gods, the novels Far to Go and The Sweet Edge, and the poetry collections Question & Answer and The Dream World.   730 more words