Joshua Then and Now

Author: Mordecai Richler

Through a suspenseful pattern of dramatic flashbacks the shattered life of Joshua Shapiro is reassembled. Now middle-aged, Joshua has overcome his inauspicious beginnings in Montreal’s Jewish ghetto to become a celebrated television writer, yet he is an unhappy man. Incapacitated by a freak accident, anguished by the disappearance of his wife, Joshua is beleaguered by the….Read More

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