American stranger is a beautiful novel profound and subtle on the rootlessness of people in worlds foreign to them and their search for self or what remains of them in that searchincantatory le monde the novel bathes in a strange light like an aquarium whose water is scandalously clear. The strangers first edition consisted of 4400 copies and was not an immediate best seller but the novel was well received partly because of jean paul sartres article explication de letranger on the eve of publication of the novel and a mistake from the propaganda staffel further explanation needed. American stranger was timeless and beautifully written the main character nancy green is the daughter of holocaust survivors and it followers her struggle to navigate in american life and to find her own identity i loved the rich culture and backgrounds of those green encounters and the internal conflict she tries to overcome. Get this from a library american stranger a novel david plante brought up in a secularized jewish household on manhattans upper eastside nancy green knows suspiciously little about her parents past she knows they were world war ii jewish refugees who were
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