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Tropper, Jonathan

Overview
Works: 62 works in 344 publications in 13 languages and 13,287 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Humorous stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Creator, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3570.R5885, 813.54
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Publications about Jonathan Tropper
Publications by Jonathan Tropper
Most widely held works by Jonathan Tropper
This is where I leave you by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 3,126 libraries worldwide
Judd Foxman's wife, Jen, has left him for his boss, but after the death of his father and a week of sitting shivah with his enjoyably dysfunctional family presided over by their mother, a celebrated parenting expert despite her children's difficulties, the mourning period brings each of the family members to unexpected epiphanies about their own lives and each other
One last thing before I go by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
29 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,122 libraries worldwide
"No wonder Silver is feeling slightly desperate: his ex-wife is about to marry a terrific guy, his Princeton-bound daughter announces that she's pregnant, and if he doesn't acquiesce to an operation, he will soon drop dead."--Library Journal
How to talk to a widower by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
52 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,837 libraries worldwide
Twenty-nine-year-old widower Doug Parker finds his life spiraling out of control as he struggles to come to terms with grief, love, family, and suburbia while dealing with a bossy, pregnant twin sister who urges him to begin dating again, a younger sister planning her wedding, a mother dealing with her ailing husband, and a hostile teenage stepson
The book of Joe by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,409 libraries worldwide
After writing a novel that lampooned nearly everyone in his hometown, Joe Goffman is forced to return to that same town to care for his father and discovers that people have not forgotten the indignities he heaped upon them
Everything changes by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,342 libraries worldwide
Zack King is having second thoughts about his up-coming marriage, is haunted by the dead of his best friend two years previous, and infatuated with his friend's beautiful widow, Tamara; and when his overbearing father, Norm, reappears after twenty years, Zack decides it's time to make some changes himself
Plan B : a novel by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Five friends reunite for an intervention about one's cocaine addiction, and the whole group reflects on their lives as they turn thirty
This is where I leave you ( visu )
6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
"When their father passes away, four grown siblings, bruised and banged up by their respective adult lives, are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof"--Container
How to talk to a widower by Jonathan Tropper( Sound Recording )
15 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Doug Parker is a 29-year-old widower living in the suburbs. His bossy, pregnant twin sister, who's now living with him, urges him to begin dating again. His younger sister is planning the Perfect Wedding, and his mother is trying to deal with her husband who seems to be losing his mind. And then there's teenage Russ, Doug's former stepson, who's furious that Doug has left him in the care of his estranged father. Before he knows it, Doug's new life has spun hopelessly out of control, leaving a trail of chaos and angry women in his wake.This book is a blend of family wit and pathos as Doug begins to understand he still has a lot of living to do
One last thing before I go by Jonathan Tropper( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 339 libraries worldwide
"Silver has begun to accept that life isn't going to turn out as he expected. His ex-wife is about to marry a terrific guy Silver can't quite bring himself to hate. And his Princeton-bound teenage daughter Casey has just confided in him that she's pregnant, because he's the one she cares least about letting down. With the wedding looming and Casey in crisis, this broken family struggles, bonds, and comes together only to risk damaging each other even more. Lives begin anew, change radically, or in Silver's case-- as he discovers that he could die at any moment without an operation he refuses to have-- may be about to end in an instant."
This is where I leave you by Jonathan Tropper( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Shortly after Judd's wife leaves him for his boss, Judd's father Mort passes away, bringing the entire family together in mourning. During this week of "sitting shiva," Judd realizes his siblings are even more dysfunctional than he is, and the confrontations that ensue are full of raw emotion and humorous consequences
The book of Joe by Jonathan Tropper( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Joe Goffman was fifteen years out from his sleepy home town when he wrote Bush Falls, a searing critique of its people and institutions. The book was a runaway bestseller, and led to an even more successful movie. Now, however, Joe's got a problem. His father has suffered a stroke, and that means that Joe has to go back to his birthplace after having successfully antagonized every person living there. Can Joe survive the reservoirs of hatred that have been waiting to pour down upon him? Just maybe
Everything changes by Jonathan Tropper( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Zachary King prides himself on his highly organized life, but everything changes when his dysfunctional family interferes
7 dagen, 7 nachten by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Een Amerikaanse man beleeft privé moeilijke tijden, maar slaat zich daar met glans doorheen
Ru guo na yi tian by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 88 libraries worldwide
"Papa est mort. Sa dernière volonté, que sa famille célèbre la shiv'ah", annonce Wendy à son frère, Judd Foxman. Une perspective particulièrement réjouissante pour Judd qui nage en pleine déprime dans le sous-sol miteux qui lui sert d'appartement depuis le jour où il a surpris Jen, son épouse, en flagrant délit dans le lit conjugal avec son patron à lui, animateur vedette de radio
Bush Falls by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Liefde voor het leven by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Twee romans over mannenlevens
Mein fast perfektes Leben : Roman by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in German and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Seven days by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Le livre de Joe by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Un romancier dont le premier roman fut un succès - puisqu'il évoquait avec talent les épisodes de sa propre vie et ceux de ses proches - doit affronter, lorsque son père plonge brutalement dans le coma, ceux qui ont servi de cibles dans son livre. [SDM]
Sieben verdammt lange Tage Roman by Jonathan Tropper( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and held by 22 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Tropper, Jonathan
Tropper, Jonathan 1970-
טרופר, ג׳ונתן
トロッパー, ジョナサン
Languages
English (187)
German (23)
French (22)
Spanish (10)
Italian (9)
Dutch (7)
Czech (5)
Chinese (3)
Hebrew (3)
Croatian (2)
Polish (2)
Japanese (1)
Swedish (1)
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