The matchmaker's gift : a novel
(Large Print)

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[Farmington Hills, Mich.] : Thorndike Press/Gale, 2023.
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Large Print
Edition
Large print edition.
ISBN
9798885785112
Status
Briarcliff Manor Public Library - New Book
LARGE PRINT FICTION LOIGMAN
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Published
[Farmington Hills, Mich.] : Thorndike Press/Gale, 2023.
Edition
Large print edition.
Physical Desc
485 pages (large print) : map ; 23 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9798885785112

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"From Lynda Cohen Loigman, the bestselling author of The Two-Family House and The Wartime Sisters, comes a heartwarming story of two extraordinary women from two different eras who defy expectations to utilize their unique gift of seeing soulmates in the most unexpected places in The Matchmaker's Gift. Is finding true love a calling or a curse? Even as a child in 1910, Sara Glikman knows her gift: she is a maker of matches and a seeker of soulmates. But among the pushcart-crowded streets of New York's Lower East Side, Sara's vocation is dominated by devout older men--men who see a talented female matchmaker as a dangerous threat to their traditions and livelihood. After making matches in secret for more than a decade, Sara must fight to take her rightful place among her peers, and to demand the recognition she deserves. Two generations later, Sara's granddaughter, Abby, is a successful Manhattan divorce attorney, representing the city's wealthiest clients. When her beloved Grandma Sara dies, Abby inherits her collection of handwritten journals recording the details of Sara's matches. But among the faded volumes, Abby finds more questions than answers. Why did Abby's grandmother leave this library to her and what did she hope Abby would discover within its pages? Why does the work Abby once found so compelling suddenly feel inconsequential and flawed? Is Abby willing to sacrifice the career she's worked so hard for in order to keep her grandmother's mysterious promise to a stranger? And is there really such a thing as love at first sight?"--Provided by the publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Loigman, L. C. (2023). The matchmaker's gift: a novel (Large print edition.). Thorndike Press/Gale.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Loigman, Lynda Cohen. 2023. The Matchmaker's Gift: A Novel. Thorndike Press/Gale.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Loigman, Lynda Cohen. The Matchmaker's Gift: A Novel Thorndike Press/Gale, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Loigman, Lynda Cohen. The Matchmaker's Gift: A Novel Large print edition., Thorndike Press/Gale, 2023.

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