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Hope Will Find You My Search for the Wisdom to Stop Waiting and Start Living Naomi Levy Harmony Books: 244 pp., $23 Naomi Levy, the first female Conservative rabbi to lead a congregation on the West Coast, was used to caring for other people in crisis. Above all, she noticed a tendency for them to live in the future — life would begin when they lost weight, fell in love, got divorced. In July 2001, Levy's daughter Noa, then 5, was diagnosed with ataxia telangiectasia, a degenerative neurological disease with no cure. In anguish, Levy applied her considerable will to specialists, therapists, endless appointments. Her life fell to pieces around her. This is the story of seven...

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