Songs for the Butcher's Daughter by Peter Manseau

Songs for the Butcher's Daughter

Peter Manseau

371 pages first pub 2008 (editions)

fiction historical reflective slow-paced


Barnes & Noble Discover Great New WritersItsik Malpesh is a poet and a dreamer who writes endlessly about his true love, Sasha, whom he has yet to meet. When Itsik's poems get him into trouble in czarist Russia, he begins an odyssey -- with a ...

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