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By Josh Lambert

This new quantity within the JPS courses sequence is a fiction reader’s dream: a advisor to a hundred twenty five striking works of fiction. the choice incorporates a wide selection 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 booklet execs. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of different celebrated writers are right here, with their so much striking works. every one access features a ebook precis, with old context and history at the writer. feedback for additional analyzing element to different books that fit readers’ pursuits and favourite writers. And the advent is an interesting exploration of the heritage of and demanding subject matters 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 consultant are lists of ebook award winners; steered anthologies; identify, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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