Call it sleep: a novel

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Pageant Books, 1960 - Bildungsromans - 599 pages
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User Review  - quondame - LibraryThing

Not a fun read, an American Jewish novel of young fearful 7-8 year old boy in a relentlessly misogynistic environment, only the mother is good, though her past is shaded, all other encounters with ... Read full review

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

A haunting story of childhood trauma and depression. Roth succeeds in recreating what it's like growing up and not always understanding everything we witness. Also vividly portrays life in New York as an immigrant. Read full review

Contents

Harold U Rib alow
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Critical Introduction
xxxvi
Prologue
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Copyright

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