The Red Tent - 20th Anniversary Edition: A Novel

The Red Tent - 20th Anniversary Edition: A Novel

The Red Tent - 20th Anniversary Edition: A Novel

Anita Diamant


A New York instances Bestseller

A decade after the booklet of this highly renowned overseas bestseller, Picador releases the 10th anniversary version of The pink Tent.

Her identify is Dinah. within the Bible, her lifestyles is just hinted at in a quick and violent detour in the extra time-honored chapters of the booklet of Genesis that inform of her father, Jacob, and his twelve sons.

Told in Dinah's voice, Anita Diamant imagines the traditions and turmoils of old womanhood--the global of the crimson tent. It starts off with the tale of the mothers--Leah, Rachel, Zilpah, and Bilhah--the 4 better halves of Jacob. They love Dinah and provides her presents that maintain her via early life, a calling to midwifery, and a brand new domestic in a international land. Dinah's tale reaches out from a striking interval of early heritage and creates an intimate reference to the past.

Deeply affecting, The purple Tent combines wealthy storytelling with a precious success in smooth fiction: a brand new view of biblical women's lives.

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