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Nathan Englander
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Nathan Englander’s short fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, and numerous anthologies, including The Best American Short Stories and The O. Henry Prize Stories. Englander is the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the story collection For the Relief of Unbearable Urges, which earned him a PEN/Malamud Award and the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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For the Relief of Unbearable Urges
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 23, 2009
Price: $11.99

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For the Relief of Unbearable Urges
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 21, 2000
Price: $15.00

The stories in For the Relief of Unbearable Urges are powerfully inventive and often haunting, steeped in the weight of Jewish history and in the customs of Orthodox life. But it is in the largeness of their spirit-- a spirit that finds in doubt a doorway to faith, that sees in... Read more >

The Ministry of Special Cases

Written by Nathan Englander


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 18, 2009
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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The Ministry of Special Cases

Written by Nathan Englander


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $15.95

From its unforgettable opening scene in the darkness of a forgotten cemetery in Buenos Aires, Nathan Englander's debut novel The Ministry of Special Cases casts a powerful spell. In the heart of Argentina's Dirty War, Kaddish Poznan struggles with a son who won't accept him; strives for a wife who forever... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

Pulitzer Prize Finalist 2013
A New York Times Notable Book
An NPR Best Book of 2012

These eight powerful stories, dazzling in their display of language and imagination, show a celebrated short-story writer and novelist grappling with the great questions of modern life.

From the title story, a provocative portrait of two marriages inspired... Read more >

What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

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