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Against the backdrop of an oppressive Soviet regime and escalating Mid-East tensions in the months that lead up to the 1973 Yom Kippur War, a young Soviet pianist must reinvent herself in order to save her father from certain death in the Gulag.
My History

My interest in writing a novel that takes place in Russia and in Israel began eight years ago. Having inherited a box of old family photos and documents dating back from late nineteenth century Russia, I began to wonder about the place that drove my ancestors to America in the early 1920s and my cousins to Israel in the second half of the century. As I studied the faces of my extended family, I realized that these were ordinary people living in extraordinary times...