Publisher description for The chosen : a novel / by Chaim Potok.
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"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
It is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother, and a link to an unexplored world that neither had ever considered before. In effect, they exchange places, and find the peace that neither will ever retreat from again....
From the Paperback edition.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Jewish families Fiction, Fathers and sons Fiction, Jews New York (State) Fiction, Brooklyn (New York, N, Y, ) Fiction, Teenage boys Fiction, Male friendship Fiction