25th anniversary edition of Potok's acclaimed first novel. The Chosen chronicles the friendship between Danny Saunders, a boy from a Hasidic family, and the more assimilated Reuven Malter, as they come of age in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quaintlittlehead - LibraryThing
"The Chosen" is a long slow burn, the story of two unlikely friends over several years of their adolescence and young adulthood, and of seeing the ordinary world differently after something unexpected ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Mrs_McGreevy - LibraryThing
Potok's story of two very different Jewish boys growing up in the shadow of World War II is a classic, and justifiably so. Potok plays no favorites, letting the boys discover the pros and cons of their own choices and their own faiths. An absolutely beautiful testament to friendship. Read full review