Reviews and Blog Posts: Israeli Palestinian conflict

What do you buy the children of the terrorist who tried to kill your wife? : a memoir

by David Harris-Gershon

DPL Rating:
3

This memoir of one man's experience with Israeli-Palestinian terrorism confronts more than one singular experience. David Harris-Gershon includes in his narrative a rich and fair assessment of the conflict that continues to plague the Middle East. His own experience is Jewish, though his endeavor chronicles the personal costs of terrorism...

Martyrs' crossing : a novel

by Amy Wilentz

DPL Rating:
5

History and circumstances lead to a tragedy at a checkpoint in Jerusalem and so begins this excellent, moving novel. The author weaves together the complex, personal stories of the individuals involved in the incident, the people on the periphery with a stake in the outcome, and the history of the...

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