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The Promised Land

The Yiddish Policemen's Union: A Novel by Michael Chabon

Reviewed by Elizabeth McCracken
Washington Post Book World

"What sort of writer is Michael Chabon? The question, especially considering his terrific new novel, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, is complicated. Of course he's literary, author of the Pulitzer-winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay and other marvelous books of fiction. His work is page-turning and poignant; he is one of the best writers of English prose alive. But Chabon has an avowed interest in forms considered perhaps less than literary...." Read the entire Washington Post Book World review.

One Response to "The Promised Land"

    Donald T. Lee May 18th, 2007 at 6:42 am

    Such a refreashing enticing review. I can't wait to read this book!

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