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No one is here except all of us / Ramona Ausubel.

Ausubel, Ramona, (author.).
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  • 14 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Ausubel (Text) 31208911346064 fiction Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington F (Text) 21401000057427 Archives Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield FIC Ausubel (Text) 78292000315992 Adult Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial FIC AUSUBEL, RAMONA (Text) 33946002765738 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781594487941
  • ISBN: 1594487944
  • Physical Description: 328 pages (hardcover) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2012]

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In 1939, the families in a remote Jewish village in Romania feel the war close in on them. Their tribe has moved and escaped for thousands of years- across oceans, deserts, and mountains-but now, it seems, there is nowhere else to go. Danger is imminent in every direction, yet the territory of imagination and belief is limitless. At the suggestion of an eleven-year-old girl and a mysterious stranger who has washed up on the riverbank, the villagers decide to reinvent the world: deny any relationship with the known and start over from scratch. Destiny is unwritten. Time and history are forgotten. Jobs, husbands, a child, are reassigned. And for years, there is boundless hope. But the real world continues to unfold alongside the imagined one, eventually overtaking it, and soon our narrator-the girl, grown into a young mother-must flee her village, move from one world to the next, to find her husband and save her children, and propel them toward a real and hopeful future. A beguiling, imaginative, inspiring story about the bigness of being alive as an individual, as a member of a tribe, and as a participant in history
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Romania > Fiction.
Jews > Romania > Fiction.
Imagination > Fiction.
FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / Jewish.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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