American Jewish Fiction: A JPS Guide (JPS Desk Reference) - download pdf or read online

By Josh Lambert

This new quantity within the JPS courses sequence is a fiction reader’s dream: a advisor to one hundred twenty five awesome works of fiction. the choice contains a wide variety of vintage American Jewish novels and tale collections, from 1867 to the current, chosen by means of the writer in session with a panel of literary students and publication execs. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of different celebrated writers are the following, with their such a lot amazing works. each one access contains a e-book precis, with historic context and history at the writer. feedback for extra analyzing element to different books that fit readers’ pursuits and favourite writers. And the advent is an interesting exploration of the background of and significant topics 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 e-book award winners; advised anthologies; identify, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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