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Books Books 1 - 9 of about 9 related to The Angel of Forgetfulness.   

Lazar Malkin Enters Heaven: Stories

Steve Stern - Fiction - 1995 - 249 pages
A collection of tales set in Pinch, a Jewish community perched on a river bluff above Memphis. Here, wonderful and strange things happen: the angel of death visits in a blue ...
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A Plague of Dreamers: Three Novellas

Steve Stern - Fiction - 1997 - 267 pages
This collection of comic tales centres on The Pinch - a backwater Jewish community in Memphis - whose citizens refer to themselves as The Lost Tribe. Stern's characters are ...
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The Frozen Rabbi

Steve Stern - Fiction - 2010 - 384 pages
How does a nineteenth-century rabbi from a small Polish town end up in a freezer in a suburban Memphis home at the end of the twentieth century? And what happens when a teenage ...
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The Book of Mischief: New and Selected Stories

Steve Stern - Fiction - 2012 - 384 pages
"In the 25 years since [Stern] published his first book, younger Jewish writers have run with a similar shtick . . . But Stern was there first." —The Toronto Globe and Mail ...
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Harry Kaplan's Adventures Underground

Steve Stern - Fiction - 2013 - 310 pages
Harry finds himself transplanted from staid and steady Brooklyn in the 1930s and discovers a world that eclipses anything that the Scarlet Pimpernel or Captain Horatio ...
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Harry Kaplan's Adventures Underground

Steve Stern - Fiction - 1991 - 310 pages
When floods leave town cemeteries unfit for his grandmother's burial and with his parents distracted, young Harry slips out nights to explore Memphis' shady Beale Street
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The North of God

Steve Stern - Fiction - 2008 - 108 pages
Through numerous books and stories, Steve Stern has become known for his fantastical (and often wildly comic) stories based on yiddish folklore—Harold Bloom has called him "a ...
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The wedding jester

Steve Stern - Fiction - 1999 - 223 pages
A collection of Jewish stories, set in Europe and America, some presented with magic realism. Subjects include relations with Christians and conflict between religion and the ...
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The Pinch: A Novel

Steve Stern - Fiction - 2015 - 368 pages
A dazzling, spellbinding novel set in a mythical Jewish community by the acclaimed author of the New York Times Notable Book The Book of Mischief It's the late 1960s. The Pinch ...
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