There is no human emotion that is foreign to Pnina Ron Ziporen, author of Love Thy Neighbor As Thyself. Her novel covers the scope of love, jealousy, passion, uncontrollable greed, and power struggles. These elements are woven within this intricate and surprising novel about family, the story of which travels with the reader between different periods and different cultures.
It begins in Prussia in the 17th century, continues in China in the 19th century and then reaches Israel in the 20th century. Love Thy Neighbor As Thyself is a unique family saga that includes three families, three countries, and three cultures. Each generation is portrayed in depth, with its events and characters. The stories are different, but the thread running through all three is the same.