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A young Australian woman restoring an ancient Hebrew bookWhen Hanna Heath gets a call in the middle of the night in her Sydney home about a precious medieval manuscript that has been recovered from the smouldering ruins of war torn Sarajevo she knows she People of PDF/EPUB or is on the brink of the experience of a lifetimeA renowned book conservator she must now make her way to Bosnia to start work on restoring the Saraje.

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People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this nameAustralian born Geraldine Brooks is an author and journalist who grew up in the Western suburbs of Sydney and attended Bethlehem College Ashfield and the University of Sydney She worked as a reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald for three years as a feature writer with a special interest in environmental issu.

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  1. Amanda Amanda says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookA Review of People of the Book or Why I Hate the KindleBrooks's novel is a fictionalized account of the real Sarajevo Haggadah a Jewish religious text noteworthy for its inclusion of an illuminated manuscript and for its survival through turmoil and the hostility towards Jews that has erupted time and again over the centuries in Europe and Eastern Europe The novel is to


  2. Catherine Catherine says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookThis is an awful bookI expected great things from Brooks March is a book I treasure but this novel is a third rate Da Vinci code written with about the same amount of skillThe premise is captivating a 500 year old haggadah is found in Sarajevo in 1996 and the novel sets out to explore the book's journey across Europe in those intervening years Along the way the haggadah acts as an entry point into the tumult crisis and unspeakable violence experienced by Jewish communities across Europe Yet the novel does not live up to the premise The focus is not upon the haggadah or the people who have handled it between 1480 and 1996 but rather upon the Australian conservator called in to restore it in Sarajevo The details of where the haggadah has been are important because Hanna the conservator is writing an essay about its journey and she'll gain academic and professional prestige from doing so Hello cultural appropriation For example why had an illuminator working in Spain for a J


  3. Brina Brina says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookA tip from one of my daughter's teachers lead me to the works of Geraldine Brooks a two time recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for literature Being the non fiction connoisseur that I am I first devoured her memoir Foreign Correspondence Deciding not to limit myself to only one of her books I chose People of the Book her fictionalized history of the Sarajevo Haggadah Hanna Heath is a Sydney book conservator who has been chosen by the Sarajevo National Museum to rebind the city'


  4. Annet Annet says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBook What I do is me for that I cameThis is grand book Impressive Intriguing Tragic Beautiful From beginning to the endI don't usually like books on war situati


  5. Lyn Lyn says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookAn exceptional novel about a rare book conservator from Australia who researches the Sarajevo Haggadda an ancient Jewish prayer book Brooks uses the protagonist's research to tell the story of the book backwards from WWII to 1600s Venice to Moorish Spain The


  6. Hannah Greendale Hannah Greendale says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookA Hebrew manuscript created in fifteenth century Spain has been saved from the ruins of a bombed library Hanna Heath who specializes in the conservation of medieval documents is hired to repair and preserve the ancient manuscript Tiny artifacts found inside the manuscript lead Hanna on a uest to discover how the rare manuscript was created and who risked everything to ensure its safety for five hundred years The author capitalizes on Hanna's passion for her profession Her w


  7. Jim Fonseca Jim Fonseca says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookI edited this book review and added some photos to this older review because this book is being discussed in January 2020 by the GR Diversity in All Forms Book Club led by Mariah Roze You can join the discussion at People of the Book by Geraldine BrooksMost people who like books will enjoy a story about a “book detective” – a female Australian book curatorrestorer who discovers many cultural and microscopic mysteries when she is hired to restore a Haggadah a book of prayers used during the Jewish Passover seder The author takes us back in history see explanations that the restorer can only guess at As you might expect it’s a tale of both beauty and horror ranging from th


  8. Leanna Leanna says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookI try to avoid all things popular eg I’ve never seen Star Wars or Titanic because I know after all the hype I can only be disappointed When it comes to books though I feel obligated to read what’s popular so I can participate somewhat intelligently in the conversationThat being said although I hoped Geraldine Brook’s People of the Book would live up to the buzz I wasn’t too surprised when it did not The book is good but it is not call up all my friends or readers and recommend it good People has been compared to The Da Vinci Code but I find that comparison erroneous Although better written than Da Vinci but come on a phonebook is better written than Da Vinci People lacks the plot mystery and pizzazz that made Da Vinci a blockbuste


  9. Heidi The Reader Heidi The Reader says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookThe story of an extraordinary book and the people who surround itAnd I did not enjoy itMy reaction to this one was a huge surprise I adored Geraldine Brook's Year of Wonders and I thought this would be an easy hit for meI think the problem is fairly simple ne


  10. Katie Katie says:

    People of the Book PDF/EPUB ✓ People of PDF/EPUB people book, book download, People of pdf, People of the Book eBookThere's nothing bad about this but there's nothing exciting about it either I'd describe it as assembly line fict


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