This book is destined to become a classic and Michelle Cohen Corasanti will take her place among the great authors of our time – Toni Morrison (Author) Harper Lee Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. If you appreciate Khaled Hosseini you will become a devoted fan of Michelle Corasanti as well.
Michelle Cohen Corasanti – urodzona w USA w 1966 roku, w konserwatywnej rodzinie żydowskiej, jest absolwentką studiów bliskowschodnich na uniwersytetach w Jerozolimie i Harvardzie.
Interview with Glamour Magazine Poland. Can a book change the way people think?
The Almond Tree now available in Polish Bookstores…
In Warsaw with Asia and Oskar, outstanding reps of the Polish publisher of The Almond Tree…
Catholic newspaper interview – Warsaw, Poland…
Tell us about the conflict ?
Michelle’s Answer: This is a situation of colonialism. There is no conflict. There is the omnipresent power of the Israeli government aided by the US and those who resist it.
What was the narrative you grew up hearing and what did you discover while you lived in Jerusalem?
What is the solution to the Palestinian/Israeli conflict?
The Almond Tree is set in Palestine and takes place over a period of about 70 years. The conflict between Israel and Palestine plays a major role in the story. The Hamid family experience loss of property, loss of life and loss of freedom. They are also forced to work for the Israeli’s their […]
I’m just going to say it: you need to read this book. It is an incredible journey of love, fear, and humanity. I climbed our almond tree. Abbas and I had named her Shahida, “witness,” because we spent so many hours in her watching the Arabs and Jews that she felt like a playmate […]