Author(s): Shifra Horn
The birth of Amal's baby boy means that her family's curse has been broken. Motherhood initiates Amal into the secrets of her family and the rich tapestry of the lives of her mother, grandmother and great grandmother. This novel spans five generations of women and 100 years of life in Jerusalem.
Shifra Horn lives in Jerusalem and this is her third novel. Her previous two novels were both international bestsellers and she has won several literary prizes.