Books by Layle Silbert

THE FREE THINKERS by Layle Silbert
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2000

"Despite these differences, both novellas, sliding from laughter to warmhearted sentiment as they pass deftly through different characters' minds and voices, show Silbert's easy mastery of the Yiddish-American storytelling tradition."
Silbert's hardcover debut is a pair of episodic novellas about two families of Jewish immigrants in, but never truly of, Chicago. Read full book review >