BESSIE: A Novel of Love and Revolution
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Jewish Currents editor Lawrence Bush's 1983 novel is now available in paperback. It captures the story and spirit of the immigrant generation of American Jewish revolutionaries with wit, passion, and earthy detail. "[A] tour de force, a loving recreation of the voice of a generation, complete with its idealism," says the Village Voice. ". . . [F]lashing from tragedy to joke to political moral in seconds." "A marvelous story about an amazing woman," says Hadassah Magazine. "It will grip you from beginning to end."