A curiously delightful book--spontaneous, overflowing with a good, wholesome love of living even though life itself be hard. A continuous vein of humor runs through it, though many of the incidents in the hero's life are pathetic.
Having lived in both Romania and the U.S., Maria Elena Sandovici soon discovered that life in a foreign country isn't necessarily easier or better than where you grew up. Her book, Dogs With Bagels revolves a lot around this theme. Today we chat with her about homesickness, using flawed characters and the meaning behind the title of the book.