The Genizah at the House of Shepher (Hardcover)

By Tamar Yellin

Toby Press, 9781592640850, 400pp.

Publication Date: April 15, 2005



A scholar, returning to her family home in Jerusalem becomes embroiled in a family dispute over a discovered Codex, brought home originally her great-great grandfather. Set against the backdrop pf a hundred and thirty years of change, this is a novel of exile and belonging, displacement and the quest for both love and a true promised land.