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Suddenly, a knock on the door

Author: קרת, אתגר, 1967- ; Etgar Keret; Nathan Englander; Miriam Shlesinger; Sondra Silverston
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents tales that feature characters as: a man who barges into a writer's house and, holding a gun to his head, demands that he tell him a story, something to take him away from the real world; and, a pathological liar who discovers one day that all the lies he tells come true.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Etgar Keret; Etgar Keret
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: קרת, אתגר, 1967- ; Etgar Keret; Nathan Englander; Miriam Shlesinger; Sondra Silverston
ISBN: 9780701186678 0701186674
OCLC Number: 758983169
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Description: 293 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Suddenly, a knock on the door --
Lieland --
Cheesus Christ --
Simyon --
Shut --
Healthy start --
Teamwork --
Pudding --
Unzipping --
The polite little boy --
Mystique --
Creative writing --
Snot --
Grab the cuckoo by the tail --
Pick a color --
Black and blue --
What do we have in our pockets? --
Bad karma --
Ari --
Bitch --
The story, victorious --
The story, victorious II --
A good one --
What, of this goldfish, would you wish? --
Not completely alone --
Step beyond --
Big blue bus --
Hemorrhoid --
September all year long --
Joseph --
Mourners' meal --
Parallel universes --
Upgrade --
Guava --
Surprise party --
What animal are you?
Other Titles: Pitʼom defiḳah ba-delet.
Responsibility: by Etgar Keret ; translated from Hebrew by Miriam Shlesinger, Sondra Silverston and Nathan Englander.

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"Effortlessly funny... Clever, relevant and oddly resonant, Suddenly, a Knock on the Door is Keret's best, most mature work and the perfect introduction to his sad, strange and moving fiction" -- Read more...

 
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