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Other People

Other People's Lives


Other People's Lives( )
Author: Kaplan, Johanna
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Open Road Integrated Media, LLC
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $14.99
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Finalist for the National Book Award and winner of the Jewish Book Award: A collection of five stories and one novella from Johanna Kaplan exploring the private worlds of Jewish families in New York in the middle of the twentieth century In her first published literary work, Johanna Kaplan, acclaimed author of O My America!, examines the lives of other people with heart, humor, and a unique understanding of their problems, demons, and dreams. An...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Short Stories (Single Author)
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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