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The golem of Paris

Jonathan Kellerman

The golem of Paris

by Jonathan Kellerman

  • 297 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Golem,
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Family secrets,
  • Mentally ill mothers,
  • Alcoholism,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    It"s been more than a year since Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he"s not coping well. He"s back to drinking, he"s not talking to his father, the LAPD Special Projects Department continues to shadow him, and the memory of a woman named Mai haunts him. And while Jacob has tried to build a bridge to his mother, she remains a stranger to him, imprisoned inside her own tattered mind. Then he comes across the file for a gruesome unsolved murder that brings the two halves of his life into startling collision. Finding the killer will take him to Paris -- the city of romance, but also of gritty streets, behind the lights.

    Edition Notes

    Sequel to: The golem of Hollywood (2013).

    StatementJonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman
    SeriesThorndike Press large print basic, Thorndike large print basic series
    ContributionsKellerman, Jesse, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.E3865 G655 2015b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination679 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages679
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27200258M
    ISBN 101410480208
    ISBN 109781410480200
    LC Control Number2015037358
    OCLC/WorldCa1001924437, 915491099

    The Golem of Paris (Book): Kellerman, Jonathan: "From two [authors] of crime fiction comes a thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried. It's been more than a year since LAPD detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he's not coping well Then he comes across the file for a gruesome unsolved murder that brings the two halves of.   The father-son collaboration centers on the golem, an anthropomorphic figure in Jewish folklore. So far, the results are “The Golem of Hollywood,” published in , and “The Golem of Paris,” which was released in November. Father and son are planning to create two more books together, including another in the golem series.

    Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman. Putnam, $ (p) ISBN   The Golem of Paris; About the Book; About the Book. About the Book The Golem of Paris. by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman. From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder and the secrets that refuse to stay buried.

    Praise for The Golem of Paris "A compelling mix of adventure, crime, and horror with paranormal and historical elements. The Golem of Paris is a fascinating and frightening glimpse into an imagined religious supernatural subcult [as well as] an engaging crime-solving tale.". Before the book was published, Wiesel had moved to New York (in ), where he continued writing and eventually began teaching. He became a naturalized American citizen in , following a long recuperation from a car accident/5(2).


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The "Golem of Paris," by Jonathon Kellerman, is the second book in the Jacob Lev series, with the first being "The Golem of Hollywood." I was very impressed with the first novel in the series involving this LAPD detective. But The Golem of Paris takes the trophy home/5. The Golem of Paris is a fascinating and frightening glimpse into an imagined religious supernatural subcult [as well as] an engaging crime-solving tale.”— Kirkus Reviews “A classically constructed detective story featuring the tormented hero of a previous book (The Golem of Hollywood) that morphs into a supernatural thriller combining /5().

Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since and a recent murder in Paris. After his last case (The Golem of Hollywood,etc.), which had him questioning his sanity and sort-of believing in supernatural monsters of retribution and which landed him in crime-fighting purgatory.

Praise for The Golem of Paris “A compelling mix of adventure, crime, and horror with paranormal and historical elements. The Golem of Paris is a fascinating and frightening glimpse into an imagined religious supernatural subcult [as well as] an engaging crime-solving tale.”—Kirkus Reviews3/5(4).

The Golem of Paris Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman. Putnam, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES Buy this book The Kellermans. The Golem of Paris is a fascinating and frightening glimpse into an imagined religious supernatural subcult [as well as] an engaging crime-solving tale.”— Kirkus Reviews “A classically constructed detective story featuring the tormented hero of a previous book (The Golem of Hollywood) that morphs into a supernatural thriller combining.

"THE GOLEM OF PARIS is ostensibly a mystery, but it slides across genre boundaries romance, supernatural, historical, liturgical and obliterates them." A particular file attracts his attention.

It is a heartbreaking case over a decade old involving the murder of a single mother and her young son whose bodies were bizarrely posed in an. The Golem (original German title: Der Golem) is a novel written by Gustav Meyrink between and First published in serial form from December to August in the periodical Die Weißen Blätter, The Golem was published in book form in by Kurt Wolff, Leipzig.

The Golem was Meyrink's first novel. It sold overcopies in It became his most popular and successful. While 'Golem' is presented as a children's book it is really a great read for any age. Presenting the tale of the golem in a manner that even children can comprehend and follow, this book is simply wonderful.

I would like to start by mentioning the art by David Wisniewski because it is beautiful/5. Get this from a library. The golem of Paris. [Jonathan Kellerman; Jesse Kellerman] -- "From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried.

It's been more than a year since LAPD detective. In Jewish folklore, a golem (/ ˈ ɡ oʊ l ə m / GOH-ləm; Hebrew: גולם ‎) is an animated anthropomorphic being that is created entirely from inanimate matter (usually clay or mud).The word was used to mean an amorphous, unformed material in Psalms and medieval writing.

The most famous golem narrative involves Judah Loew ben Bezalel, the lateth-century rabbi of Prague. A disturbing murder with shocking consequences sets in motion the new book in the number-one best-selling suspense series starring psychologist Alex Delaware and Detective Milo Sturgis.

But in The Golem of Paris, he and Jesse Kellerman raise that suspense to a whole new level. The Golem of Paris Book two of Jesse Kellerman series. Excellent I read it in one sitting. ShortshiftMX5, 02/02/ Golem of Paris Up until now I've enjoyed Kellerman's work.

But I didn't much care for this story. It seemed to skip around too often and it didn't need the supernatural components/5(87). Buy a cheap copy of The Golem of Paris book by Jonathan Kellerman.

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A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. The afterword discusses the legend of the golem and its roots in the history of the Jews. A Caldecott Medal Book.

Retold from traditional sources and accompanied by David Wisniewski's unique cut-paper illustrations, Golem is a dramatic tale of supernatural forces invoked to save an oppressed people. The Golem of Paris - Ebook written by Jonathan Kellerman, Jesse Kellerman. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Golem of Paris. More than golem-inspired artworks are on display at Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme in Paris. Newsletters; Art From a 16th-Century Book to a Robot-Assisted Performance, Artists.

Read "The Golem of Paris" by Jonathan Kellerman available from Rakuten Kobo. From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder, and secrets.

It’s. The first edition was initially published in Septembertitled The Golem of Hollywood, and this series is shelved as historical fiction, mystery, thriller, and fantasy genres. Another book contained therein the Detective Jacob Lev series co-written by Jesse Kellerman is The Golem of Paris.

The Golem of Paris (Book): Kellerman, Jonathan: "From two [authors] of crime fiction comes a thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried. It's been more than a year since LAPD detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he's not coping well.

He's back to drinking, he's not talking to his father, the LAPD Special Projects Department. Jordan Schnitzer Book Award in Jewish Literature and Linguistics mythology through shifting cultural and historical contexts.”-Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman,authors of The Golem of Paris "[Barzilai] wisely decides to focus on golem representations in response to war and other mass violence.

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