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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Written by Nathan Englander
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ISBN: 9780307958730
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


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

These eight new stories from the celebrated novelist and short-story writer Nathan Englander display a gifted young author grappling with the great questions of modern life, with a command of language and the imagination that place Englander at the very forefront of contemporary American fiction.
 
The title story, inspired by... Read more >
Panorama
Panorama
Written by H. G. Adler, Afterword by Peter Demetz, Translated by Peter Filkins
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ISBN: 9780812980608
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Panorama
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Afterword by Peter Demetz
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $16.00

Only recently available for the first time in English, Panorama is the newly rediscovered first novel of H. G. Adler, a modernist master whose work has been compared to that of Kafka, Joyce, and Solzhenitsyn. A brilliant epic told in ten distinct vignettes, Panorama is a portrait of a place and...

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Barney's Version
Barney's Version
Written by Mordecai Richler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307813473
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Barney's Version

Written by Mordecai Richler


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

Charged with comic energy and a steely disregard for any pieties whatsoever, Barney's Version is a major Richler novel, the most personal and feeling book of a long and distinguished career.

Told in the first person, it gives us the life (and what a life!) of Barney Panofsky--whose trashy TV company, Totally... Read more >
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Memoirs of an Anti-Semite

Written by Gregor von Rezzori
Translated by Joachim Neugroschel
Introduction by Deborah Eisenberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 7, 2011
Price: $15.95

The elusive narrator of this beautifully written, complex, and powerfully disconcerting novel is the scion of a decayed aristocratic family from the farther reaches of the defunct Austro-Hungarian Empire. In five psychologically fraught episodes, he revisits his past, from adolescence to middle age, a period that coincides with the twentieth century’s... Read more >
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Until the Dawn's Light
Until the Dawn's Light
Written by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated by Jeffrey M. Green
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805241792
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Until the Dawn's Light
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Translated by Jeffrey M. Green


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $26.00

***NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD WINNER (2012)***

From the award-winning, internationally acclaimed writer (“One of the best novelists alive” —Irving Howe): a Jewish woman marries a gentile laborer in turn-of-the-century Austria, with disastrous results.
 
A high school honor student bound for university and a career as a mathematician, Blanca lives with her parents in...

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Nemesis
Nemesis
Written by Philip Roth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307475008
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Nemesis

Written by Philip Roth


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $15.00

Set in a Newark neighborhood during a terrifying polio outbreak, Nemesis is a wrenching examination of the forces of circumstance on our lives.
 
Bucky Cantor is a vigorous, dutiful twenty-three-year-old playground director during the summer of 1944. A javelin thrower and weightlifter, he is disappointed with himself because his weak eyes... Read more >
Children of Pithiviers

Written by Sheila Kohler


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $13.95

In the summer of 1942, more than two thousand Jewish children were interned in a concentration camp in Pithiviers, in the Loiret region of France. From this shameful chapter of history, Sheila Kohler weaves an extraordinary and compelling novel first published in 2001 and now appearing in paperback for the first... Read more >
All Our Worldly Goods
All Our Worldly Goods
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
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ISBN: 9780307743299
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All Our Worldly Goods

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $14.95

In haunting ways, this gorgeous novel prefigures Irène Némirovsky’s masterpiece Suite Française. Set in France between 1910 and 1940 and first published in France in 1947, five years after the author’s death, All Our Worldly Goods is a gripping story of war, family life and star-crossed lovers. Pierre and Agnes marry... Read more >
The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: eBook, 356 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $12.99

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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The Vices
The Vices
Written by Lawrence Douglas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590514153
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The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $15.95

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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To the End of the Land
To the End of the Land
Written by David Grossman
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ISBN: 9780307476401
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To the End of the Land

Written by David Grossman


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $15.95

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: The Christian Science Monitor, The Economist, The New Republic, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and The Pittsburgh Post Gazette
 
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
 
Just before his release from service in the Israeli army, Ora’s son Ofer is sent back to the front...

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The Oriental Wife

Written by Evelyn Toynton


Format: eBook, 239 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $12.99

The Oriental Wife is the story of two assimilated Jewish children from Nuremberg who flee Hitler’s Germany and struggle to put down roots elsewhere. When they meet up again in New York, they fall in love both with each other and with America, believing they have found a permanent refuge. But... Read more >
The Things We Cherished
The Things We Cherished
Written by Pam Jenoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534215
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The Things We Cherished
A Novel
Written by Pam Jenoff


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
Price: $11.99

Pam Jenoff, whose first novel, The Kommandant’s Girl, was a Quill Award finalist, a Book Sense pick, and a finalist for the ALA Sophie Brody Award, joins the Doubleday list with a suspenseful story of love and betrayal set during the Holocaust.

An ambitious novel that spans decades and continents, The... Read more >
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The Journey
The Journey
Written by H. G. Adler, Translated by Peter Filkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368201
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The Journey
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $11.99

Here is “a rich and lyrical masterpiece”–notes Peter Constantine–the first translation of a lost treasure by acclaimed author H. G. Adler, a survivor of Theresienstadt and Auschwitz. Written in 1950, after Adler’s emigration to England, The Journey was ignored by large publishing houses after the war and not released in Germany... Read more >
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Panorama
Panorama
Written by H. G. Adler, Afterword by Peter Demetz, Translated by Peter Filkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307794468
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Panorama
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Afterword by Peter Demetz
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $11.99

Only recently available for the first time in English, Panorama is the newly rediscovered first novel of H. G. Adler, a modernist master whose work has been compared to that of Kafka, Joyce, and Solzhenitsyn. A brilliant epic told in ten distinct vignettes, Panorama is a portrait of a place and... Read more >
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Beatrice and Virgil
Beatrice and Virgil
Written by Yann Martel
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ISBN: 9780812981544
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Beatrice and Virgil
A Novel
Written by Yann Martel


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.00

When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the lives of a donkey and a howler monkey—named Beatrice and Virgil—and the epic journey... Read more >
The Invisible Bridge
The Invisible Bridge
Written by Julie Orringer
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ISBN: 9781400034376
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The Invisible Bridge

Written by Julie Orringer


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $15.95

Paris, 1937. Andras Lévi, a Hungarian-Jewish architecture student, arrives from Budapest with a scholarship, a single suitcase, and a mysterious letter he promised to deliver. But when he falls into a complicated relationship with the letter's recipient, he becomes privy to a secret that will alter the course of his—and his...

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A Stranger on the Planet

Written by Adam Schwartz


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

In the summer of 1969, twelve-year-old Seth lives with his unstable mother, Ruth, and his brother and sister in a two-bedroom apartment in New Jersey. His father lives with his new wife in a ten-room house and has no interest in Seth and his siblings. Seth is dying to escape from... Read more >
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The House of Moses All-Stars
A Novel
Written by Charley Rosen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

Here is the story of an all-Jewish basketball team traveling in a hearse through Depression-era America in search of redemption and big money. A hilarious road novel, The House of Moses All-Stars is a passionate portrayal of a young Jewish man, Aaron Steiner, struggling to realize his dreams in a country... Read more >
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Cut Throat Dog

Written by Joshua Sobol


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 22, 2010
Price: $15.00

International intrigue, murderous politics, and psychological suspense combine in a stylish literary thriller
 
An enigmatic Israeli who calls himself Shakespeare – because he’s got a way with words – finds himself jolted on a sidewalk in Manhattan: Is that who I think it is, he wonders, or am I crazy?... Read more >
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Cut Throat Dog
Cut Throat Dog
Written by Joshua Sobol, Translated by Dalya Bilu
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ISBN: 9781935554219
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Cut Throat Dog

Written by Joshua Sobol
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $15.00

International intrigue, murderous politics, and psychological suspense combine in a stylish literary thriller
 
An enigmatic Israeli who calls himself Shakespeare – because he’s got a way with words – finds himself jolted on a sidewalk in Manhattan: Is that who I think it is, he wonders, or am I crazy?... Read more >
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The Brothers Ashkenazi

Written by I.J. Singer


Format: eBook, 427 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $14.99

In the Polish city of Lodz, the brothers Ashkenazi grew up very differently in talent and in temperament. Max, the firstborn, is fiercely intelligent and conniving, determined to succeed financially by any means necessary. Slower-witted Jacob is strong, handsome, and charming but without great purpose in life. While Max is driven... Read more >
The Brothers Ashkenazi
The Brothers Ashkenazi
Written by I. J Singer
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ISBN: 9781590512906
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The Brothers Ashkenazi

Written by I. J Singer


Format: Trade Paperback, 460 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $18.95

In the Polish city of Lodz, the brothers Ashkenazi grew up very differently in talent and in temperament. Max, the firstborn, is fiercely intelligent and conniving, determined to succeed financially by any means necessary. Slower-witted Jacob is strong, handsome, and charming but without great purpose in life. While Max is driven... Read more >
The Violin of Auschwitz
The Violin of Auschwitz
Written by Maria Angels Anglada
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907810
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The Violin of Auschwitz
A Novel
Written by Maria Angels Anglada


Format: eBook, 156 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2010
Price: $10.99

An international sensation now available in English for the first time, The Violin of Auschwitz is the unforgettable story of one man’s refusal to surrender his dignity in the face of history’s greatest atrocity.

In the winter of 1991, at a concert in Krakow, an older woman with a marvelously pitched violin meets a... Read more >
The Debba
The Debba
Written by Avner Mandelman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513705
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The Debba

Written by Avner Mandelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2011 Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Crime Novel

In Middle East lore the Debba is a mythical Arab hyena that can turn into a man who lures Jewish children away from their families to teach them the language of the beasts. To the Arabs he is a heroic... Read more >
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