Author: Boris Fishman

Book Review: A Replacement Life by Boris Fishman

Posted June 19, 2014 in Reviews / 5 Comments
Book Review: A Replacement Life by Boris Fishman

Raised in a Russian neighborhood in Brooklyn, Slava is eager to put the immigrant life behind him. He slaves away at his lowly job at Century, one of the most prestigious magazines in the country, hoping to be noticed and given the opportunity to write something real. But when it becomes apparent that he doesn’t have a future writing for the magazine, he turns his creative attention to a different outlet: writing fraudulent claims letters to a German Holocaust restitution […]