'Courageous' Novel Set in West Bank Outpost Wins Israeli Literary Award

Israeli author Assaf Gavron wins prestigious Bernstein Prize for writers under 50, for his novel "The Hilltop."

Novelist Assaf Gavron, poet Shira Stav and journalist Omer Lachmanovich are the 2013 winners of a prestigious Israeli literary award for writers under the age of 50. Gavron won the NIS 50,000 Bernstein Prize in the original Hebrew novel category, for his book "Hagiva" (“

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