My Name Is Asher Lev (Rating: 3.35 - 2284 votes)My Name Is Asher Lev - Read Online or Download My Name Is Asher Lev by Kathy Coleman Book For Free. Available forma: PDF, TXT , ePub , PDB , RTF, Audio Books Chaim Potok full text books
|Title||:||My Name Is Asher Lev|
|Number of Pages||:||369|
|Category||:||Fiction, Classics, Historical fiction, Jewish, Religion, Literature|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC My Name Is Asher Lev Asher Lev is a Ladover Hasid who keeps kosher prays three times a day and believes in the Ribbono Shel Olom the Master of the Universe Asher Lev is an artist who is compulsively driven to render the world he sees and feels even when it leads him to blasphemy In this stirring and often visionary novel Chaim Potok traces Asher s passage between these two identities the one consecrated to God the other subject only to the imagination .
Asher Lev grows up in a cloistered Hasidic community in postwar Brooklyn a world suffused by ritual and revolving around a charismatic Rebbe But in time his gift threatens to estrange him from that world and the parents he adores As it follows his struggle b My Name Is Asher Lev b becomes a luminous portrait of the artist by turns heartbreaking and exultant a modern classic