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Colin Stone, third-generation American and secular Jew, is the narrator of Cameron Stracher's debut novel, The Laws of Return. Colin lives in a world cast loose from spiritual moorings, a world where "kids get what they want...the Hanukkah man sees to that." Growing up in the wealthy suburbs of New York, Colin dreams of flying in the Israeli Air Force, his "sonic boom hera ...more
Hardcover, 245 pages
Published October 1st 1996 by William Morrow & Company
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Aug 25, 2007 rated it really liked it
LAW OF RETURN (Historical-Spain-1940) - VG
Pawel, Rebecca – 2nd in series
Soho, 2004- Hardcover
Calos Tejada, recently promoted to Lieutenant in the Guardia Civil, has been transferred to Salamanca. One of his duties is to monitor parolees, including professors who protested the Franco decree. When one of the parolees is missing and a body, which may be his, is found, Tejada must investigate his associates, including the father of Elena Fernandez, a woman to whom Tejada is attracted.
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Cameron Stracher practices and teaches law. His writing has appeared in the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, and the Wall Street Journal, among other publications. He lives in Westport, CT, with his wife, two children, and two dogs, not necessarily in that order.
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