Josh Lambert's American Jewish Fiction: A JPS Guide (JPS Desk Reference) PDF

By Josh Lambert

ISBN-10: 0827608837

ISBN-13: 9780827608832

This new quantity within the JPS publications sequence is a fiction reader’s dream: a consultant to a hundred twenty five impressive works of fiction. the choice contains a wide variety of vintage American Jewish novels and tale collections, from 1867 to the current, chosen through the writer in session with a panel of literary students and ebook execs. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of alternative celebrated writers are right here, with their such a lot remarkable works. every one access features a ebook precis, with old context and heritage at the writer. feedback for extra examining element to different books that fit readers’ pursuits and favourite writers. And the advent is an engaging exploration of the background of and critical issues in American Jewish Fiction, illustrating how Jewish writing within the U.S. has been in consistent discussion with well known leisure and highbrow existence. incorporated during this advisor are lists of ebook award winners; suggested anthologies; name, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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