Against the Dying of the Light by Leonard Fein
A Father's Journey Through Loss

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A father’s struggle to understand his daughter’s sudden death becomes a ruthlessly honest, lyrical and wise exploration of life. Takes the experience of loss beyond the confines of the personal, finding universal meaning and hope in the details of grief.

About Leonard Fein

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Leonard Fein is a passionate and gifted writer, teacher and veteran social activist. He is the author of Where Are We? The Inner Life of Americas Jews, a Book-of-the-Month Club selection, and Israel: Politics and People. He was deputy director of the M.I.T./Harvard Joint Center for Urban Studies, served as director of the Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism, and is founder of Moment magazine; Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger; and the National Jewish Coalition for Literacy. He lives in Boston.
Published June 1, 2004 by Jewish Lights. 176 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality, Self Help, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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