Rich with humor and poignancy, Marjorie Morningstar is a classic love story, one that spans two continents and two decades in the life of its heroine. A starry-eyed young beauty, marjorie morgenstern is nineteen years old when she leaves New York to accept the job of her dreams-working in a summer-stock company for Noel Airman, its talented and intensely charismatic director.
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The Glory: A NovelBack Bay Books #ad - As the tale resumes in "the glory, " wouk portrays the young nation once again pushed to the brink of annihilation -- and sets the stage for today's ongoing struggle for peace. Taking us from the sinai to jerusalem, from dust-choking battles to the entebbe raid, Moshe Dayan, and Anwar Sadat, from Camp David to the inner lives of such historical figures as Golda Meir, these extraordinary novels have the authenticity and authority of Wouk's finest fiction -- and together strike a resounding chord of hope for all humanity.
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