By Josh Lambert

This new quantity within the JPS courses sequence is a fiction reader’s dream: a advisor to a hundred twenty five outstanding works of fiction. the choice features a wide selection 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 e-book pros. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of different celebrated writers are right here, with their such a lot awesome works. every one access features a ebook precis, with old context and heritage 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 critical 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 advisor are lists of publication award winners; prompt anthologies; name, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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