Diane Armstrong <diwriter@...>
Award-winning Jewish journalist Diane Armstrong, who was born in Krakow in
1939, has just written the story of her family. MOSAIC, a Chronicle of Five
Generations, has just been published by Random House Australia.
This family saga which has taken her eight years to research, spans 100
years >from 1890 until the present day, and covers four continents as it
traces the fortunes and misfortunes of this large family whose surviving
members started new lives in the United States, Israel, England, France,
Elie Wiesel has written of MOSAIC: `Diane Armstrong's book is a delight to
the reader. Written with fervor and talent, it will capture your attention
and retain it to the last page.'
Joseph Heller says: `MOSAIC flows like a novel which, once started, is hard
to put down. It is a compelling family history of extraordinary people
played out against some of the most frightening events of our century. The
depth of emotions evoked is stunning. I was thrilled and deeply moved.'
MOSAIC is hardcover, 600 pp, with 16 pp of photographs going back to 1906
in Poland. RRP is A$35 ( around US$20)
Inquiries: Lindfield Bookshop, lindfield@...