Bernard Malamud

Winner, National Book Awards 1967
Finalist, National Book Awards 1964
Finalist, National Book Awards 1962
Winner, 1959 National Book Awards
Finalist, 1958 National Book Awards

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The Fixer

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ISBN 978-0374529383 FSG Classics /
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Idiots First

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ISBN 978-0374174200 Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
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A New Life

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ISBN 978-0374529499 FSG Classics / Farrar, Straus and Cudahy
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The Magic Barrel

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ISBN 9780374525866 Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Magic Barrel is a book about New York and about the immigrant experience, and it is high point in the modern American short story. Few books of any kind have managed to depict struggle and frustration and heartbreak with such delight, or such artistry. More about this book >

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The Assistant

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ISBN 9780374504847 Farrar, Straus and Giroux / Farrar, Straus and Cudahy

The Assistant, Bernard Malamud's second novel, originally published in 1957, is the story of Morris Bober, a grocer in postwar Brooklyn, who wants better for himself and his family. First two robbers appear and hold him up; then things take a turn for the better when broken-nosed Frank Alpine becomes his assistant. More about this book >

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