New PDF release: American Jewish Fiction: A JPS Guide (JPS Desk Reference)

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 extraordinary works of fiction. the choice contains a wide selection of vintage American Jewish novels and tale collections, from 1867 to the current, chosen by way of the writer in session with a panel of literary students and e-book pros. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of alternative celebrated writers are the following, with their so much amazing works. each one access features a e-book precis, with ancient context and history at the writer. feedback for extra interpreting element to different books that fit readers’ pursuits and favourite writers. And the advent is an interesting exploration of the heritage of and significant issues in American Jewish Fiction, illustrating how Jewish writing within the U.S. has been in consistent discussion with well known leisure and highbrow lifestyles. incorporated during this consultant are lists of ebook award winners; instructed anthologies; identify, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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