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Apple, Max

Overview
Works: 61 works in 153 publications in 8 languages and 6,310 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Drama  Christmas stories  Humor  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3551.P56, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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The oranging of America, and other stories by Max Apple ( Book )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was my fascination itself with the English language that made me a writer, "" Apple wrote in an essay for the New York Times Book Review. Its endless suggestiveness has carried me through many a plot, entertained me when nothing else could."" Growing up in a Yiddish-speaking family, Apple writes a prose that is remarkably attuned to America's cultural and linguistic With the 1976 publication of The Oranging of America, and Other Stories, Apple established himself as one of America's most affectionate, humorous, and astute critics. Like other postmodernist writers, Apple describes famous
The propheteers : a novel by Max Apple ( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Free agents by Max Apple ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mom, the flag, and apple pie : great American writers on great American things ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Jew of Home Depot and other stories by Max Apple ( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first collection to appear in twenty years from one of America's best short story writers. His thirteen stories are marvelous -- funny, heartbreaking, and wise by turns, and on occasion all three at once
Zip : a novel of the left and the right by Max Apple ( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
So what's a nice Jewish boy like Ira Goldstein doing managing a flashy Puerto Rican boxer named Jésus? What is his mother doing in the arms of Solomon, the scrap-metal king of Detroit? And what, for toppers, is J. Edgar Hoover doing in a chair suspended over a boxing ring in Havana, Cuba? Charge it all to zip-- that elusive form of human energy that makes hearts leap, cash flow, ideologies tremble, the world go round. Ira could sure use some zip, so he tries to find it
Roommates by Peter Yates ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evicted from his home, gruff-but-lovable old Rocky goes to live with his grandson Michael in the young man's crampted one-room apartment. When Michael brings home a new girlfriend ... things really heat up!
Southwest fiction ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in English by Max Apple ( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roommates : my grandfather's story by Max Apple ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a sad and joyful intergenerational biography, the author's feisty 93 year old grandfather is his unlikely college roommate and ten years later play a pivotal role in taking care of a family crisis
Three stories by Max Apple ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shi tou wai gong by Max Apple ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Chinese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roger Corman's cult classics triple feature action packed collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smokey bites the dust: Follows the rivalry between a small-town Southern sheriff and a small-town delinquent who steals cars and then destroys them with the sheriff's daughter by his side
The life and adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum ( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life of Santa Claus from birth through old age and into immortality
Ban shi ji zu sun qing by Max Apple ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mein Großvater, das Leben und ich : Roman by Max Apple ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En ven for livet by Max Apple ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in Danish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rum meit'ŭ : na ŭi harabŏji iyagi by Max Apple ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in Korean and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My grandfather's story. Large print by Max Apple ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arabism, hermeticism, and the form of the anatomy of melancholy by Max Apple ( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.26 (from 0.00 for My grandfa ... to 1.00 for Rūmumeits ...)
Alternative Names
Apple, Max Isaac
アプル, マックス
Languages
English (97)
Chinese (5)
Danish (4)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Hebrew (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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