The Golem and the Jinni

by Helene Wecker

The Golem and the Jinni

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Combining elements of Jewish and Arab folk mythology, this debut novel tells the story of two supernatural creatures — Chav, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi; and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire — who form an unlikely friendship on the streets of New York.

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