Read ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Rachel BarenbaumA Bend in the Stars is easily my favorite book that I ve No Limits (Brutal Master read this year hence the 5 starating I m giving it It will be hard for any other books to be thoroughly loved in 2019 If you ead and loved For All The Things
we cannot see then this is another mustCannot See then this is another must You won t be disappointedBelieve it or not this is Rachel Barenbaum s debut book She brings us to Russia and introduces us to the brother sister duo Miri and Vanya Russia is on the brink of war with Germany Things aren t easy especially for science based practices This makes things difficult for Miri who practices as a surgeon are for women at this time and Vanya a physicist competing with the famous Albert Einstein to explain elativity Their practices bring many challenges and critiues and with conscription brewing their lives are turned upside down When Vanya goes missing Miri is forced to face eality and fight for the brother she loves mostI eally enjoyed that this book took us into Ru I ead this beautifully crafted intelligent novel in one weekend consumed by Miri s courage Vanya s ambition the twists of loyalty and sacrifice the sting of betrayal the wrenching pain of star crossed love In thrilling detail Barenbaum takes eaders on a journey that is both uest and cat
This is at once an epic love story and a heart pounding journey across WWI era Russiais at once an epic love story and a heart pounding journey across WWI era Russia an ambitious young doctor and her scientist brother in a ace against Einstein to solve one of the greatest mysteries of the universeIn Russia in the summer of 1914 as war with Germany looms and the Czar's army tightens its grip on the local Jewish community Miri. .
Nd mouse game crisscrossing 1914 Russia by foot and ail with danger at every turn as Vanya aces to the center line of a total eclipse in search of scientific proof
"AMONG THE STARS OF GRAVITY S "the stars of gravity s on light and Miri pursues her dream of being a surgeon while struggling to eunite her family A Bend In The Stars is smart moving historical fiction Thanks to NetGalley for advanced access in exchange for an honest eview I was fortunate to have the chance to ead an ARC of A Bend in the Stars and as soon as I started eading it I couldn
T PUT IT DOWN THE STORYput it down The story set in early 20th century Russia and is so well esearched the eader practically feels like you are there in Kiev The beautifully vivid writing draws the eader in you can almost smell the strawberry jam as Babushka scoops it into her tea Then there is the ace for scientific discovery with the alluring character of Einstein lurking ever in the background And the unfolding love story that twists and turns A Bend in the Stars has it all five stars A ich stunning heartbreaking debut grounded in history The science blew my mind and the love story broke my heart Wow If you like smart historical fiction with bracing adventure
this one is for you A Bend in the Stars will take you Abramov andone is for you A Bend in the Stars will take you Abramov and brilliant physicist brother Vanya are facing an impossible decision Since their parents drowned fleeing to America Miri and Vanya have been aised by their babushka a famous matchmaker who has taught them to protect themselves at all costs to fight to kill if necessary and always to have an escape plan Can they bear to leave the homelan. ,
O places you ve never seen and introduce you to characters with their backs up against a history you may not know Russia on the verge of WWI the sparkling "cities the frozen steppe the amshackle ghettoes the universities and hospitals it s all here as seen through the eyes "the frozen steppe the amshackle ghettoes the universities and hospitals it s all here as seen through the eyes a jewish sister and brother struggling to "a Jewish sister and brother struggling to their mark in a society that considers them at best to be useful At worst I don t have to tell you Vanya the brother is a brilliant physicist on the cusp of a discovery that will out Einstein even Einstein he is desperate to prove his theory but that will involve traveling incognito across Russia pursued by soldiers and ivals to photograph the solar eclipse Miri his sister is a newly trained surgeon who has to fight for her ight to do medicine I don t want to give away too much but she too will traverse Russia in the company of a dashing soldier who is not her fianc Think Doctor Zhivago meets Casablanca Love and ambition and family set against the backdrop of looming war I loved this novel for its characters and story but also because it let me experience what life was like for scholarly talented Jews in Russia in a time and place that I d never seen on the page The history will come alive for you and never let you go. D that has given them so muchBefore they have time to make their choice war
is declared and Vanya goes missing along with Miri's fiancé Miri braves the firing suad to go looking fordeclared and Vanya goes missing along with Miri's fiancé Miri braves the firing suad to go looking for both As the eclipse that will change history darkens skies across Russia not only the safety of Miri's own family but the future of science itself hangs in the balance.