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Rachel Barenbaum

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Rachel Barenbaum is a graduate of Grub Street's Novel Incubator program. In a former life she was a hedge fund manager and a spin instructor, before moving to the New Hampshire woods to write. She has an MBA from the Harvard Business School and an AB in Literature and Philosophy from Harvard College. A Bend in the Stars is her first novel. ...more

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"Miri and her brother live with their grandmother, their parents having died sailing to America. Miri aspire to becoming a surgeon and her brother is a brilliant mathematician, but being Jewish people steal his work to call their own."
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"A family of Russians ... including two surgeons and a physicist who is trying to solve the problem of relativity ... trek across Russia in an attempt to escape from the country at the onset of the First World War. It's a good novel but for some reaso" Read more of this review »
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“[...] survivors like that, well, they understood better than anyone how to get back on their feet.”
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