Isolation. Prejudice. Loss.
Stephanie Silberstein not only writes about heartbreak--she's lived it. She grew up as the only Jewish child in her neighborhood, enduring covert anti-Semitism during the annual Christmas concert and the occasional openly prejudiced remark. Her experiences were the basis of her first novel, Winter's Silence, which came out in 2008.
Ms. Silberstein escaped the suburbs in 1998, landing in Los Angeles. While she was studying to get her MFA more...
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