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  • Kneller's Happy Campers
    Kneller's Happy Campers (Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Kneller's Happy Campers is a strange, dark but funny tale set in a world very much like our own but it's an afterlife populated by people who have killed themselves - many of them are young, and most of them bear the marks of their death...

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  • The Girl on the Fridge Stories
    The Girl on the Fridge Stories (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    A birthday-party magician whose hat tricks end in horror and gore; a girl parented by a major household appliance; the possessor of the lowest IQ in the Mossad?such are the denizens of Etgar Keret's dark and fertile mind. The Girl on the Fridge contains the best of Keret's first collections, the ones that made him a household name in Israel and the major discovery of this last decade.

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  • Four Stories
    Four Stories (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    This booklet includes a lecture called ""Second Generation"" and four remarkable short stories by Etgar Keret: ""Asthma Attack,"" ""Shoes,"" ""Siren,"" and ""Foreign Language,"" the last of which has never before appeared in the United States. Openly discussing his family background for the first time, Keret brings to life the confused experience of growing up as an Israeli child of Holocaust...

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  • Suddenly, a Knock on the Door
    Suddenly, a Knock on the Door (Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Etgar Keret is an ingenious and original master of the short story. Radical, witty and always unusual, declared a 'genius' by the New York Times, Keret brings all of his prodigious talent to bear in this bestselling collection.

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  • Tel Aviv Noir
    Tel Aviv Noir (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Keret and Gavron masterfully assemble some of Israel's top contemporary writers into a compulsively readable collection.

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  • The Seven Good Years
    The Seven Good Years (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    A brilliant, life-affirming, and hilarious memoir from a ?genius? (TheNew York Times) and master storyteller....

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  • Missing Kissinger
    Missing Kissinger (Paperback) Etgar Keret

    'Etgar Keret's short stories are fierce, funny, full of energy and insight, and at the same time they are often deep, tragic and very moving' - Amos OzAt a children's tea party, a magician tries to pull a rabbit out of a hat, but takes out only its head;In Etgar Keret's blackly comic stories the unexpected can, and usually does, happen.

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  • The Seven Good Years
    The Seven Good Years (Persian, Paperback) Etgar Keret $16.64
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  • Suddenly, a Knock on the Door
    Suddenly, a Knock on the Door (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Combines absurd, humorous, and poignant themes that reveal the fierce humanity of characters in surreal situations.

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  • The Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God & Other Stories
    The Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God & Other Stories (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Classic warped and wonderful stories from a “genius” (The New York Times) and master storyteller.Brief, intense, painfully funny, and shockingly honest, Etgar Keret’s stories are snapshots that illuminate with intelligence and wit the hidden truths of life. As with the best writers of fiction, hilarity and anguish are the twin pillars of his work. Keret covers a remarkable emotional and...

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  • The Nimrod Flipout
    The Nimrod Flipout (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    From Israel's most popular and acclaimed young writer??Stories that are short, strange, funny, deceptively casual in tone and affect, stories that sound like a joke but aren't? (Yann Martel, author of Life of Pi)...

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  • The Seven Good Years
    The Seven Good Years (English, Hardback) Etgar Keret

    A master storyteller presents a life-affirming and humorous memoir that traces the seven years between the birth of his son, Lev, during a terrorist attack and his father's battle with cancer that brought the family back together even as the threat of war loomed over their home and permeated daily life. 30,000 first printing.

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  • Tel Aviv Noir
    Tel Aviv Noir (English, Hardback) Etgar Keret

    Keret and Gavron masterfully assemble some of Israel's top contemporary writers into a compulsively readable collection.

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  • The Nimrod Flip-Out
    The Nimrod Flip-Out (Paperback) Etgar Keret

    In this collection of brilliant, bite-sized satiric tales, Israel's bestselling Etgar Keret chronicles the strange ironies that suffuse his characters' lives.

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  • Selected Shorts: Lots of Laughs!
    Selected Shorts: Lots of Laughs! (English, CD-Audio) David Schickler, Ron Carlson

    This three-CD collection features more best-loved selections from National Public Radio's Selected Shorts, an award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction read by acclaimed actors and recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City. More than three hours of recordings in each collection capture the intimacy of live performance. Stories are alternately funny, sad,...

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  • Berlin Hüttenweg
    Berlin Hüttenweg (German, Hardback) Vladimir Sorokin, Alberto Manguel

    BERLIN HÜTTENWEG: Seit 1998 finden Schriftsteller aus aller Welt den Weg hierher, um mit Studenten über Literatur, Schreiben und Kunst zu diskutieren. Aber jeder der Autoren hat auch einen Text in Berlin zurückgelassen: ein Gedicht über die Linden an der S-Bahn, eine Erzählung über den Zwiebelfisch und die schwierige Aufnahmeprüfung in eine WG, eine Geschichte über die verschlossenen...

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  • Suddenly, a Knock on the Door
    Suddenly, a Knock on the Door (Hardback) Etgar Keret

    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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  • The Bus Driver Who Wanted to be God
    The Bus Driver Who Wanted to be God (English, Paperback) Etgar Keret

    Offers a collection of warped and candid stories, including "Goodman," "Breaking the Pig," and "The Story about a Bus Driver who Wanted to be God.".

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  • Papa Escapo Con el Circo
    Papa Escapo Con el Circo (Multiple languages, Paperback) Etgar Keret, Edgar Keret

    Despite Dad's delight over the circus's arrival in town, no one else is especially excited or happy, until Dad decides to run away to join the circus on its travels to exotic places.

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