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Good for the Jews

Author: Debra Spark
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2009.
Series: Michigan literary fiction awards.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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". . . A smart, sprightly, sex-drenched, and neatly plotted novel . . ."--Alan Cheuse, National Public Radio and the Chicago Tribune "Spark is at her sly, funny, and cutting best in her third novel, a clever and affecting variation on the biblical story of Esther."--Booklist "Spark's prose is tight, funny, insightful and occasionally heartbreaking as it probes the current education system, the arts and society's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Spark, Debra, 1962-
Good for the Jews.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009020595
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Debra Spark
ISBN: 9780472027521 0472027522
OCLC Number: 680618949
Description: 1 online resource (272 pages).
Contents: pt. 1. The year of the dress --
pt. 2. The season of hate --
pt. 3. Engagement.
Series Title: Michigan literary fiction awards.
Responsibility: Debra Spark.
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This is a smart, funny, sexy novel set in Madison, Wisconsin, during the Bush administration. Part mystery and part stranger-comes-to town story, Good for the Jews is loosely based on the biblical  Read more...

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