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Apple, Max

Overview
Works: 18 works in 100 publications in 7 languages and 5,565 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Drama  Humor  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3551.P56, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Max Apple
 
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Most widely held works by Max Apple
The oranging of America, and other stories by Max Apple( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 936 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 )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Free agents by Max Apple( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 526 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 426 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 )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 394 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 308 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 )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roommates : my grandfather's story by Max Apple( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 36 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 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arabism, Hermeticism, and the form of the anatomy of melancholy. [Ann Arbor] 1970 by Max Apple( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En ven for livet by Max Apple( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in Danish 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
I love Gootie : my grandmother's story by Max Apple( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author Max Apple writes about his grandmother, who, "came to America from her village of Serei in Lithuania and began her life among the goyim of western Michigan."
Shutafim le-lo tenaʼim by Max Apple( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Zip : un romanzo della sinistra e della destra by Max Apple( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Apple, Max Isaac
Languages
English (88)
Danish (4)
Chinese (2)
Italian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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