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Isaac Bashevis Singer
Birth date: November 21, 1902
Died: July 24, 1991
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Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it 9 months ago
This retelling of Jewish folklore is a wonderful picture book. The reason for the three star rating is that the kindle edition does have some format issues, enough that it does annoy.But the story is wonderfully told, and the book begs to be read aloud.
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it 5 years ago
bookshelves: winter-20152016, lit-richer-jan-2016, jewish, lit-richer, poland, tbr-busting-2016, one-penny-wonder, paper-read, hardback, historical-fiction, published-1962, nobel-laureate, folklore, fairyfolk, superstitions, mythology, paganism, translation, author-in-the-mirror Read from March 24...
Lisa (Harmony)
Lisa (Harmony) rated it 7 years ago
The title is a misnomer. Not that there aren't some wonderful stories here, but they were never really chosen because they're the best American short stories of the 20th century. Rather, these are Updike's 56 picks out of the 2,000 stories originally chosen in the 84 volumes of a yearly anthology pu...
A little tea, a little chat
A little tea, a little chat rated it 8 years ago
I'm missing something here. I had absolutely no empathy with or sympathy for the main character, I have no picture of him in my head, I didn't believe in him, I didn't understand him. I didn't care about him or any of those around him. My conclusion is that this is not well written. It paints a rich...
Prerazmišljavanje
Prerazmišljavanje rated it 8 years ago
Neke su idealne, a neke mnjah. Zato samo 4/5.
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