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In her remarkable new book, ''the shawl,'' ms ozick turns from these unquiet and disquieting souls to the more disturbed and disturbing and pulls off the rare trick of making art out of what we would rather not see. Cynthia ozick is the author of numerous acclaimed works of fiction and nonfiction she is a recipient of the national book critics circle award and was a finalist for. Foreign bodies by cynthia ozick - review james onstage for a cameo in the title story of her 2008 collection dictation, she chose the ambassadors - the book of his she loves best. Cynthia ozick, a recipient of a lannan award for fiction and a national book critics circle winner for essays, is the author of trust, the messiah of stockholm, the shawl, and the puttermesser papers she lives in new york.
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