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Jonathan Wilson is the author of the novels A Palestine Affair, a 2004 finalist for the National Jewish Book Award, and The Hiding Room, and of Schoom, a collection of stories. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Best American Short Stories, and Ploughshares, among other publications, and he has received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He teaches English at Tufts University and lives in Newton, Massachusetts, with his wife and two sons.

A Palestine Affair is available in paperback from Anchor Books.

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An Ambulance Is on the Way
Stories of Men in Trouble
Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: eBook, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $9.99

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An Ambulance Is on the Way
Stories of Men in Trouble
Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $13.95

National Jewish Book Award finalist Jonathan Wilson’s uproariously funny stories showcase the neuroses of suburban men as they ruminate, self-medicate, and acclimate to the rhythms of middle age.

From the slacker husband who spends his day running household errands, chatting up the local soccer moms, and drinking most of the wine he... Read more >
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Marc Chagall

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $19.95

Novelist and critic Jonathan Wilson clears away the sentimental mists surrounding an artist whose career spanned two world wars, the Russian Revolution, the Holocaust, and the birth of the State of Israel. Marc Chagall’s work addresses these transforming events, but his ambivalence about his role as a Jewish artist adds an... Read more >
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Marc Chagall

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: April 22, 2009
Price: $11.99

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A Palestine Affair

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: July 13, 2004
Price: $13.00

In British-occupied Palestine after World War I, Mark Bloomberg, a beleaguered London painter, and Joyce, his American wife, witness the murder of a prominent Orthodox Jew. Joyce, a non-Jew and ardent Zionist, is drawn into an affair with the British investigating officer, while Mark seeks solace in the exotic colors and... Read more >
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A Palestine Affair

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

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