Biography

Richard Zimler

Richard Zimler was born in New York and studied journalism at Stanford University. He has published eight novels over the last 15 years, including the famous THE LAST KABBALIST OF LISBON. He has won numerous prizes for his work, and is a contributor to the Los Angeles Times Book Review.

Richard Zimler

Books by Richard Zimler

by Richard Zimler - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Forced to lead a double life when her father and boyfriend become Nazi collaborators, 14-year-old Sophie reserves her dreams of becoming an actress for her beloved elderly neighbor and his friends, most of whom are Jews working against the government in a secret group called the Ring. When a member is sent to Dachau, she realizes there must be a Nazi traitor in the group. But who?

by Richard Zimler - Fiction, Historical Fiction

An elderly psychiatrist named Erik Cohen makes his way home to the Jewish ghetto after being interned in a Nazi labor camp. Yet only one visionary man --- Heniek Corben --- can see him and hear him. Heniek soon realizes that Cohen has become an ibbur --- a spirit. But how and why has he taken this form?