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kaddish.com

kaddish.com by Nathan Englander
Hardcover
Mar 26, 2019 | 224 Pages
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A Time, Esquire, The Millions most anticipated book of 2019

“the humor of kaddish.com is infused with delight… What a rare blessing to find a smart and witty novel about the unexpected ways religious commitment can fracture a life — and restore it.”
—Washington Post

“A delight… kaddish.com is a lighthearted, typically offbeat romp from the fertile imagination of novelist Nathan Englander.”
—American Jewish World

“Englander portrays that frantic quest–one that jeopardizes Shuli’s marriage, his job, even his sanity–with curiosity and deep sympathy, evoking a response that transcends the boundaries of any particular faith.”
—Shelf Awareness

“Englander is mischievously hilarious, nightmarish, suspenseful, inquisitive, and deliriously tender in this concentrated tale of tradition and improvisation, faith and love.”
—Booklist

“[An] excellent comic dissection of Jewish-American life…This novel reads like Chaim Potok filtered through the sensibility of Mel Brooks. Englander writes cogently about Jewish-American assimilation, and, in his practiced hands, he makes Shuli’s journey, both outer and inner, a simultaneously humorous and deeply moving one.”
—Publishers Weekly

“Englander demonstrates his skill at placing timeless concerns of Judaism in sharply modern circumstances.”
—Kirkus Reviews

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