Interview starts at minute 15: http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/videos/la-2-noticias/2-noticias-17-02-14/2403107/
The Almond Tree recommended on Catalan National TV. Video available at: http://www.tv3.cat/3alacarta/#/videos/4877331.
Watch the Italian book-trailer from Feltrinelli on YouTube.
Qestions and answers with Michelle Cohen Corasanti, author of The Almond Tree – a story of Palestinian life under Israeli rule with hope for a better future. I previously posted a review of The Almond Tree, which is being described by some as a Palestinian version of The Kite Runner. The book tells the story of a Palestinian […]
Jewish-American author Michelle Cohen Corasanti tells Abdullah Khan why she chose to tell the Palestinian side of the story in her novel The Almond Tree. Michelle Cohen Corasanti, a Jewish-American writer, uses the Israel-Palestine conflict as the backdrop of her debut novel, The Almond Tree, which tells the inspiring story of a poor Palestinian boy […]
The Almond Tree,’ a gateway book for westerners learning the Palestinian story Pamela Olson on July 1, 2013 A review of The Almond Tree, by Michelle Cohen Corasanti. I’ll admit, I started reading this novel with a bit of trepidation. A Jewish-American woman writing a historical novel from the perspective of a young Palestinian man requires serious […]
Reading “The Almond Tree”, a Kite-Runner-like epic of Palestinian life by Michelle Cohen Corasanti, makes you aware of what it’s like to exist under Israeli rule. Put yourself in the shoes of Ichmad Hamid, a young boy growing up in a Palestinian village in the year 1955. No, sorry, that’s something you can’t do. Ichmad’s […]