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By Stephen Witt

American Moses, an interracial love tale of biblical proportions, follows an American Jew and his black spouse as they lead a rag-tag workforce of Jews from upstate manhattan around the desolate tract to the recent Promised Land of Las Vegas. Written with zaftig wit and a slightly of calamity, this debut novel through Stephen Witt has been hailed as a contemporary day Grapes of Wrath.

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