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2 edition of Not our kind found in the catalog.

Not our kind

a novel

by Kitty Zeldis

  • 318 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish women,
  • Tutors and tutoring,
  • Fiction,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKitty Zeldis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3626.E355 N68 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination337 pages
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26962408M
    ISBN 100062844237
    ISBN 109780062844231
    LC Control Number2018146139
    OCLC/WorldCa1050163479

    Not Our Kind A Novel (Book): Zeldis, Kitty: One rainy morning in June, two years after the end of World War II, a minor traffic accident brings together Eleanor Moskowitz and Patricia Bellamy. Their encounter seems fated: Eleanor, a teacher and recent Vassar graduate, needs a job. Patricia's difficult thirteen-year-old daughter Margaux, recovering from polio, needs a private tutor.   Set in postwar New York City in , Not Our Kind is an intriguing novel about women’s roles, love, family, motherhood and misogyny Not Our Kind beautifully sums up a dynamic era while still remaining modern and timely. Zeldis has crafted a well-written, rich and compelling novel. I highly recommend it and look forward to more from this talented author.

    Not Our Kind (Book): Zeldis, Kitty: Forced to hide her Jewish identity from her employer's post-World War II Park Avenue community, Vassar-educated tutor Eleanor Moskowitz forges unexpected bonds before a crossed line leads to life-changing decisions. Not Our Kind - Not Our Kind audiobook, by Kitty Zeldis With echoes of Rules of Civility and The Boston Girl, a compelling and thought-provoking novel set in postwar New York City, about two women&#;one Jewish, one a WASP&#;and the wholly unexpected consequences of their rainy morning in June, two years after the end of World War II.

    Get this from a library! Not our kind: a novel. [Kitty Zeldis] -- One rainy morning in June, two years after the end of World War II, a minor traffic accident brings together Eleanor Moskowitz and Patricia Bellamy. Their encounter seems fated: Eleanor, a teacher. Not our kind by Kitty Zeldis, unknown edition, See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive.


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The story she tells in NOT OUR KIND—of two women in post-World War II New York trying to forge lives of integrity and purpose—resonates with the struggles of women today.

Compelling, frank, and all too real, NOT OUR KIND kept me reading long into the night.” (Lauren Belfer, National Jewish Book Award-winning author of And After the Fire)/5(). Not Our Kind is a riveting story featuring two women: a young Jewish girl and the rich woman who hires her to tutor her young daughter.

The book takes place in New York City in and the author does an excellent job of putting the reader in that time and place/5. Customer Review: Book Review: Not Our Kind. See full review. Camille Di Maio. Onsite Associates Program. Customer reviews. out of 5 stars.

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Gripping and vividly told, Not Our Kind illuminates the lives of two women on the cusp of change—and asks how much our pasts can and should define our futures.

+ Read more - - - - - - Audio Excerpt. https. Set in postwar New York City inNOT OUR KIND is an intriguing novel about women’s roles, love, family, motherhood and misogyny. Eleanor Moskowitz is a Vassar-educated, young Jewish woman who is a teacher and lives on Second Avenue with her mother, a hatmaker.

Not Our Kind book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When you talk about outsiders, it's easy to think about that sense of i /5.

Not Our Kind Kitty Zeldis. Harper, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book The pseudonymous Zeldis masterfully transports readers to New York to depict the relationships that. Not Our Kind is certainly influenced by Laura Hobson’s novel that was adapted into the Oscar-winning film starring Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, and John Garfield.

However, chapters that alternate between Patricia’s and Eleanor’s point of view enable these co-protagonists to be defined by more than their stance on a Jewish question. Title: Not Our Kind: A Novel Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, 8 X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, 8 X X in Published: September 3, Publisher: HarperCollins Language: English.

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The title, “Not Our Kind,” raises the specter of the deeply ingrained cultural anti-Semitism ofexemplified by the lengths to which Eleanor went to gain employment amongst “their kind.” Consequently, in the interest of expediency, she put pride and principles aside and hid her heritage by replacing “Moskowitz” with a more.

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You can read all of our book reviews and author interviews by clicking on the Books category link in the right side bar. Not Our Kind by Kitty Zeldis brings to life post World War II in New York City. was an enlightening year for two women and a child, brought together after a traffic accident.

Not Our Kind is a beautiful and compelling read. Adrienne Sharp. Rich, evocative, and atmospheric, NOT OUR KIND by Kitty Zeldis is the story of two very different women whose chance meeting changes both their lives in the late s New York/5(6). Not Our Kind A Novel (Book): Zeldis, Kitty: With echoes of Rules of Civility and The Boston Girl, a compelling and thought-provoking novel set in postwar New York City, about two women--one Jewish, one a WASP--and the wholly unexpected consequences of their meeting.

One rainy morning in June, two years after the end of World War II, a minor traffic accident brings together Eleanor Moskowitz. A fun, absorbing read, Kitty Zeldis’ Not Our Kind takes place in post-WWII New York City. Two women of opposite social and religious upbringings—Eleanor Moskowitz and Patricia Bellamy—meet through a car accident.

Out of curiosity about the Jewish girl and guilt about the accident, Patricia invites Eleanor into her world. When she sees how Eleanor [ ]Author: Kitty Zeldis. Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials.

Gripping and vividly told, Not Our Kind illuminates the lives of two women on the cusp of change—and asks how much our pasts can and should define our futures. + Read more Audio Excerpt. https.They may not have been the same kind of trash as the Ewell family--"the disgrace of Maycomb"--but they were not fit to mix with Finches, at least in Alexandra's mind.

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