Books by Alison Leslie Gold

Released: Sept. 1, 1997

"It's little reflection on the author's writerly skill, then, that her character study—sensitive and vivid though it is—comes up short."
In Anne Frank Remembered (1987) and again in a novel about the mad daughter of James Joyce (Clairvoyant, 1992), Gold gave a moving sense of women beset by tragedy. Read full book review >
CLAIRVOYANT by Alison Leslie Gold
Released: June 16, 1992

"From well-worn sources, a moving transformation into fiction of a life of suffering and—perhaps so—perception."
Gold's first novel (Anne Frank Remembered, with Miep Gies, 1987) rather captivatingly admits its debt to the large body of established ``truth'' in telling this otherwise imaginary story of Lucia Joyce's life as the tormented daughter of a towering literary genius. Read full book review >