About the Book
A starry-eyed young beauty, Marjorie Morgenstern is 19 years old when she leaves New York to accept the job of her dreams --- working in a summer-stock company for Noel Airman, its talented and intensely charismatic director. Released from the social constraints of her traditional Jewish family, and thrown into the glorious, colorful world of theater, Marjorie ﬁnds herself entangled in a powerful affair with the man destined to become the greatest --- and the most destructive --- love of her life. Rich with humor and poignancy, MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR is a classic love story, one that spans two continents and two decades in the life of its heroine. An unforgettable tale, this paean to youthful love and the bittersweet sorrow of a ﬁrst heartbreak endures as one of Herman Wouk’s most beloved creations.