A NovelBook - 1998
1970s. An ultra-Orthodox Jewish congregation led by Rabbi Kirshner summer each year in the Catskills. Area residents resent the summer people developing the wilds. There is also discord in the Kirshner household as the elderly rabbi decides which of his sons will be his successor. Other members of the synagogue struggle with maintaining their traditions in a secular world.
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, 1998.
Characteristics: 324 p. ; 25 cm.