The Book of Jonah

The Book of Jonah

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A major literary debut, an epic tale of love, failure, and unexpected faith set in New York, Amsterdam, and Las Vegas

The modern-day Jonah at the center of Joshua Max Feldman's brilliantly conceived retelling of the Book of Jonah is a young Manhattan lawyer named Jonah Jacobstein. He's a lucky man: healthy and handsome, with two beautiful women ready to spend the rest of their lives with him and an enormously successful career that gets more promising by the minute.… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Feldman’s debut is an intermittently rich composite that bristles and prods at the notion of burden – religious, cultural and existential.

Bookreporter : The Book of Jonah (February 14, 2014)

Joshua Max Feldman combines humor, tragedy and mystery in his entertaining and provocative view of post-9/11 America.

His satire lacks that astringent bitterness that can make some witty novels seem heartless. And his willingness to pose the big questions to the whirlwind makes for unusually thoughtful reading.

Book Details  

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (February 04, 2014)

Collection: Henry Holt and Co.

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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