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Friedman, Bruce Jay 1930-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 378 publications in 4 languages and 14,330 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Humor  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Short stories, American  Television plays  Comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Donor, Conceptor, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3556.R5, 813.54
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A mother's kisses, a novel by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
27 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 867 libraries worldwide
Doting mother follows her son from the time he waits on tables to his days at an agricultural college
Scuba duba; a tense comedy by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
The New Theatre, Ivor David Balding, in association with Alvin Ferleger and Gordon Crowe, presents Bruce Jay Friedman's tense comedy "Scuba Duba," starring Jerry Orbach and Brenda Smiley, featuring Conrad Bain, Rudy Challenger, Judd Hirsch, Rita Karin, Cleavon Little, Stella Longo, Christine Norden, Ken Olfson, Bernard Poulain, Jennifer Warren, directed by Jacques Levy, scenery by Peter Larkin, costumes by Willa Kim, lighting by Jules Fisher, incidental music by Stanley Walden, presented by special arrangement with The Establishment Theatre Company, Inc., "Scuba Duba" premiere Oct. 10, 1967
Splash by Ron Howard( visu )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 836 libraries worldwide
The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong
About Harry Towns by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
11 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Roman
Stern, a novel by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
The collected short fiction of Bruce Jay Friedman by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Nearly fifty stories on themes ranging from loneliness to ethnicity. In one, a policeman tries to talk a man out of suicide, in another gamblers bet on traffic fatalities, in a third a professor considers procuring women for a living
A father's kisses : a novel by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
A wacky tale in which a man takes a job as a killer to support his daughter. He is Bill Binny, a widower depressed that he cannot find work. But he is a Vietnam vet and one day a man offers him a job to rub out the enemies of a billionaire
Stir crazy by Sidney Poitier( visu )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Two zany drifters are mistakenly sent to prison for a robbery they didn't commit. They must rely on their wits in order to survive a sadistic warden, a hulking mass-murderer and worst of all, the inter-prison rodeo
Three balconies : stories and a novella by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
In these pages you'll meet Jacob, who as a junior counselor at summer camp wakes up his young charges at midnight to tell them that their parents have been executed by the Nazis, and Alexander Kahn, a failed novelist turned journalist who breaks the law within sight of the prison warden, so taken is he with the camaraderie he's discovered in the joint when compared with the thin gruel of companionship he's experienced outside. You'll meet Harry, the once famous screenwriter, and a moral man who "lacks a moral follow through." And in the title novella, the tragic and great Beau DeVyne
The dick by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Steambath; a play by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
The lonely guy's book of life by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Tokyo woes by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Black angels; stories by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
14 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
The slightly older guy by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
The current climate : a novel by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Even the rhinos were nymphos : best nonfiction by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Let's hear it for a beautiful guy : and other works of short fiction by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Far from the city of class : and other stories by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Steambath : a play in two acts by Bruce Jay Friedman( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Friedman, B. J. (Bruce Jay), 1930-
Friedman, Bruce 1930-
Friedman, Bruce J.
Friedman, Bruce J. 1930-
Friedman, Bruce Jay
Friedmann, Bruce Jay
Friedmann Bruce Jay 1930-....
フリードマン, ブルース・J
Languages
English (205)
French (3)
Italian (3)
Spanish (2)
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