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O My America! - a book by Kaplan, Johanna

O My America!

A Novel

O My America!( )
Author: Kaplan, Johanna
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Open Road Integrated Media, LLC
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $14.99
Book Description:

A delightfully funny and moving novel about the singular life of a cantankerous Jewish-American writer and anarchist troublemaker, as remembered by his daughter In 1972, sixty-four-year-old Ezra Slavin's heart gives out at an anti-war rally. A contentious and irascible Jewish-American writer, anarchist, and inadvertent guru to discontented youth, he leaves behind a large extended family of ex-wives, lovers, and children, most of whom had cut all ties with...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life
Fiction / Jewish
Author Biography
Kaplan, Johanna (Author)
Writer Johanna Kaplan was born in 1942 in New York City. She attended New York University and Columbia University.

She taught emotionally disturbed children and was a contributor to Commentary and Harper's Magazine.

Kaplan's works have been praised for its accuracy with respect to the feel of New York City and the lives of Jewish refugees in America. In 1976, her collection of short stories, Other People's Lives, was nominated for the National Book Award and won the Jewish Book Award.


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