Books by Nomi Eve

HENNA HOUSE by Nomi Eve
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 12, 2014

"Eve is a natural storyteller; too bad the paint-by-numbers ending undermines her riveting portrait of the lost culture of Yemeni Jews."
Eve (The Family Orchard, 2000) re-creates the exotic, unfamiliar world of Yemen's complex Jewish community from the 1920s through its wholesale exodus to Israel in 1949-50 through one young woman's eyes. Read full book review >
THE FAMILY ORCHARD by Nomi Eve
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 2, 2000

"Erratic, often lyrically overpowering, bountifully imagined. This isn't the Jewish One Hundred Years of Solitude, but one suspects Eve may yet be capable of producing it."
Strong echoes of Aleichem and Singer sound throughout this ambitious first novel, a piecemeal portrayal of a Jewish family in Europe, the Holy Land, and America from the 1830s to the present day. Read full book review >