Books by Yeshayahu Koren

FUNERAL AT NOON by Yeshayahu Koren
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 15, 1996

"A minor masterpiece, and one of the best novels out of Israel in recent memory."
A first English translation of a subdued and haunting story of Israeli village life, originally published in Hebrew in 1974, that combines elements of Willa Cather's A Lost Lady and L.P. Hartley's The Go-Between, with hints of Albert Camus and Paul Bowles to produce a devastating impression of waste and loss. Read full book review >