Keret, Etgar

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Fly Already

Originally written in Hebrew, the pieces in this fine collection lose nothing in translation; the wit and humanity of each tale survive intact. Ideal reading for short bursts of time or short attention spans. [See Prepub Alert, 3/4/19.]

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The Seven Good Years

Fans of Keret's prose will not be disappointed. Readers new to his work will be drawn into unimaginable circumstances in which survival is not taken for granted but chronicled in intelligent, compassionate, sarcastic, and sometimes absurdly hilarious stories. [See Prepub Alert, 12/15/14.]
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Suddenly, a Knock on the Door

Story meets aphorism meets Zen koan with a liberal dose of humor and a blindingly sharp grasp of the impossible possibilities of the human condition. Art truly fashioned from words; highly recommended. [See Prepub Alert, 9/23/11.]
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Suddenly, a Knock on the Door

Israeli author Keret writes sometimes appealingly wacky, sometimes darkly absurdist stories that translate well to America...

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