In the autumn, Molkho's wife dies. His years of loving care have ended and his newfound freedom proves unlike the one he had imagined. It is uneasy, filled with the erotic fantasies of a man who must fall in love, but whose longing for meaningful relationships is held hostage by the spirit of his wife. Winter sees him in Berlin in a comic encounter with a legal adviser from his office in Haifa. Spring takes him to the Galilee and an impossible infatuation. Jerusalem in the summer brings another man's wife and an ...

Five Seasons 2005, Peter Halban Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781870015943

Trade paperback

Five Seasons 1988, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385231305