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3 edition of A ruined house. found in the catalog.

A ruined house.

Mick Manning

A ruined house.

by Mick Manning

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Published by Walker in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesRead and wonder, Read and wonder
The Physical Object
Pagination29p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20067715M
ISBN 100744528119
OCLC/WorldCa59830276

Get this from a library! A ruined house. [Mick Manning] -- An old abandoned house slowly falls to pieces and becomes a haven for wild plants and animals. Ruby Namdar was born and raised in Jerusalem to a family of Iranian-Jewish heritage. His first book, Haviv () won The Ministry of Culture's Award for Best First novel The Ruined House () won the Sapir Prize, Israel’s most prestigious literary currently lives in New York City with his wife and two daughters, and teaches Jewish literature, focusing on biblical.

"A Masterpiece."--The New York Times Book Review (editor's choice) "In The Ruined House a 'small harmless modicum of vanity' turns into an apocalyptic bonfire. Shot through with humor and mystery and insight, Ruby Namdar's wonderful first novel examines how the real and the unreal merge. The Ruined House A Novel (Book): Namdar, Ruby: A MasterpieceThe New York Times Book Review (editor's choice) In The Ruined House a 'small harmless modicum of vanity' turns into an apocalyptic bonfire. Shot through with humor and mystery and insight, Ruby Namdar's wonderful first novel examines how the real and the unreal merge. It's a daring study of madness, masculinity, myth .

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Ruby Namdar’s ambitious, multidimensional, and beautifully written first novel, second book, and first book translated into English The Ruined House (Habayit Asher Neherav, ) is the first and last book by an Israeli ex-pat author to win the Sapir Prize, Israel’s equivalent of the Man-Booker.

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Above all, The Ruined House is a keenly observed meditation on the failing inner resources of American Jewry at the dawn of the 21st century. Mosaic Magazine. With richly poetic prose, Ruby Namdar portrays a man who leads a successful, comfortable secular life—until he finds himself haunted by religious : HarperCollins Publishers.

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The Ruined House Book Launch: Presented and produced by American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History and 14th Street Y (Arts + Culture and DJL).Co-sponsored by Consulate General of Israel in New ted by the Jewish Book Council and Tablet Magazine.

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Ruined book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A revenge that will consume her. A love that will ruin a Flor /5(2K).

Israeli expat Ruby Namdar’s The Ruined House is an ambi­tious, remark­able spec­ta­cle of a nov­el. Trans­lat­ed from Hebrew into exquis­ite Eng­lish by Hil­lel Halkin, it is set in New York City in the ear­ly twen­ty-first cen­tu­ry and cen­ters on Andrew Cohen, a pro­fes­sor of com­par­a­tive cul­ture at ­dar ren­ders every­thing from the beau­ti­ful to dis.

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from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. Harper, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book In Namdar’s disappointing debut, Andrew Cohen, an NYU professor. Beautiful, mesmerizing, and unsettling, The Ruined House unfolds over the course of one year, as Andrew’s world unravels and he is forced to question all his beliefs.

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