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Englander, Nathan.

Summary: In 1976 Buenos Aires, Kaddish Poznan, the outcast son of a whore, and his wife, Lillian, are devastated by the disappearance of their own son, Pato, which forces them into the bleak corridors of the Ministry of Special Cases in search of the truth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Englander, Nathan.

Summary: Stories on being Jewish set in various parts of the world. In the title story, a sex-starved husband in New York is authorized by his rabbi to visit a prostitute, In This Way We Are Wise is on the nonchalant attitude of the inhabitants of Jerusalem to terrorism, while Reb Kringle is on a Jew who works as Santa Claus in a department store.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Englander, Nathan

Summary: "A prisoner in a secret cell. The guard who has watched over him a dozen years. An American waitress in Paris. A young Palestinian man in Berlin who strikes up an odd friendship with a wealthy Canadian businessman. And The General, Israel's most controversial leader, who lies dying in a hospital, the only man who knows of the prisoner's existence. From these vastly different lives Nathan...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Englander, Nathan

Summary: "The Pulitzer finalist delivers his best work yet--a brilliant, streamlined comic novel, reminiscent of early Philip Roth and of his own most masterful stories, about a son's failure to say Kaddish for his father"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ENG

Summary: From powerful and moving to knee-knocking suspense and troubled love, these darkly comic tales of lives on the edge represent some of the best of recent seasons of the hit public radio series Selected Shorts. Performances recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City and on tour around the country.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Symphony Space Inc. 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SEL

Summary: Offers a new translation of the text of prayer and song used by Jewish familes each year to celebrate Passover and the story of Exodus, augmented by commentary by a number of modern-day thinkers, including Michael Pollan, Tony Kushner, and Judith Shulevitz.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 296.4 NEW

Keret, Etgar

Summary: Combines absurd, humorous, and poignant themes that reveal the fierce humanity of characters in surreal situations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KER

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