“..The book will be a best seller of the decade…’ Huffington Post was right! This would be a best seller for sure.
An awesome debut by any standards, this is a story that would resonate with the reader no matter where he is from. The purpose of literature would be to the serve in a way that it transports him to the realm of the story telling and makes him an inclusive witness. If you wanted this experience then give it to the author Michelle Cohen Corasanti for she makes you live the experience. Random Thoughts Blog
Most blurb comparisons are hopelessly inaccurate, in my opinion, but The Almond Tree’s gets it right when it compares the book to Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner. To read a book from the POV of a person stuck in the middle of the issue is a different experience indeed, and the author is a genius for having thought of it.”