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The Debt of Tamar

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The Debt of Tamar

USA TODAY Bestseller!

Bestselling author Nicole Dweck brings to life one of history's greatest yet overlooked stories of love and resilience.

In 2002, 32-year-old Selim Osman, the last descendant of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent, flees Istanbul for New York. In a twist of fate he meets Hannah, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor and an artist striving to understand a father she barely knows. Unaware the connection they share goes back centuries, the two feel an immediate pull to one another. But as their story intertwines with that of their ancestors, the heroic but ultimately tragic decision that bound two families centuries ago ripples into the future, threatening to tear Hannah and Selim apart.

From a 16th-century harem to a seaside village in the Holy Land, from Nazi-occupied Paris to modern-day Manhattan, Nicole Dweck's THE DEBT OF TAMAR weaves a spellbinding tapestry of love, history and fate that will enchant readers from the very first page.

The Debt of Tamar
by Nicole Dweck

  • Publication Date: September 8, 2015
  • Genres: Fiction, Jewish Interest
  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
  • ISBN-10: 1250065682
  • ISBN-13: 9781250065681