Books by Vivian Eden

BETHLEHEM ROAD MURDER by Batya Gur
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Dec. 17, 2004

"Gur hasn't outgrown the usual blemishes of this series (Murder Duet, 2003, etc.): thin plotting, shaky prose, characterization that too often echoes soap opera. Even so, her Jerusalem still fascinates."
In Gur's Jerusalem, some Jews hate Jews more than they do Arabs. Read full book review >
ARABESQUES by Anton Shammas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2001

"A bit confused by 'the largely unnecessary device of introducing a hidden narrator,' Kirkus considered Shammas's family mystery a 'vibrant and original' work."
That the publisher lists this in the "Literature/Middle Eastern Studies" categories on the book jacket suggests that there's some extraliterary dimension to Shammas's admittedly autobiographical story. Read full book review >