After the War: A Novel by Daniel Stern

By Daniel Stern

After a journey of wrestle overseas, a tender guy decided to maintain to himself is drawn into the dramas of his East Village neighbors


World conflict II veteran Richard Stone is trying to transition again into basic existence. An aspiring author, he’s surviving off the GI invoice and assistance from pals. dwelling freed from attachments and tasks, he thinks, is the way to safeguard himself from the world’s discomfort, like his unsatisfied upbringing or his top friend’s dying within the war.


But his local on moment street won’t let such seclusion. The characters round Richard contain a lonely poet, an unsatisfied literary couple, and a widower who can’t cease pondering the plight of Europe’s Jews. progressively they pull Richard into their lives, or even introduce him to the stunning Jemmy Gordon—but lifestyles and happiness will not be so simple.

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