Geraldine Brooks presents her latest novel about the journey of an ancient Hebrew text and the people who risked their lives to protect it during centuries of wars, inquisitions and family tragedies.

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  • Geraldine Brooks also author of the novel "Year of Wonders" and the nonfiction books "Nine Parts of Desire" and "Foreign Correspondence."

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