Download PDF by Shalom Auslander: Beware of God: Stories

By Shalom Auslander

ISBN-10: 0743264568

ISBN-13: 9780743264563

ISBN-10: 0743264576

ISBN-13: 9780743264570

Violent rabbis, lovelorn other halves, a hectic Grim Reaper, shame-filled simians, and one heavily indignant deity populate this funny and disquieting collection.
Shalom Auslander's tales in Beware of God have the mysterious punch of a dream. they're extensive ranging and artistic: a tender Jewish man's inexplicable transformation right into a very huge, blond, tattooed goy ends with a Talmudic argument over even if his father can beat his unclean son with a duplicate of the Talmud. A pious guy having a near-death event discovers that God is really a chook, and he is pressured to think again his existence -- and his vitamin. At God's insistence, Leo Schwartzman searches domestic Depot for provides for an ark. And a tender boy error Holocaust Remembrance Day as emergency preparedness education for the long run.
Auslander attracts upon his upbringing in an Orthodox Jewish group in manhattan kingdom to craft tales which are choked with disgrace, intercourse, God, and loss of life, but in addition be ready to be wickedly humorous and poignant.

Show description

Read Online or Download Beware of God: Stories PDF

Similar jewish books

Who Are You America? Time to Lift Your Prophetic Veil - download pdf or read online

This specific, unique full-color publication whereas now not powerful in pages, is robust in message. certainly, it packs a robust punch! those that learn it are astounded. If after studying it you're not really astounded, then as writer, i'll be happy to refund your buy expense. that's how convinced we're that this message is really transformative.

Read e-book online Enchantress: A Novel of Rav Hisda's Daughter PDF

Great stories of demons and the Evil Eye, magical incantations, and robust points of interest abound in Enchantress, a unique that weaves jointly Talmudic lore, historic Jewish magic, and a undying love tale set in fourth-century Babylonia.    One of the main robust practitioner of those mysterious arts is Rav Hisda’s daughter, whose innate expertise permits her to own the talents males lack.

Download PDF by : Wandering Jew: The Search for Joseph Roth

Joseph Roth, most sensible referred to as the writer of the novel The Radetzky March and the nonfiction work The Wandering Jews, was once essentially the most seductive, nerve-racking, and enigmatic writers of the 20 th century. Born in 1894 within the Habsburg Empire in what's now Ukraine and loss of life in Paris in 1939, he used to be a eternally displaced individual, a tourist, a prophet, a compulsive liar, and a guy who coated his tracks.

Download e-book for kindle: All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah by Emily Jenkins

The liked characters from Sydney Taylor's All-of-a-Kind family members go back during this heartwarming photo ebook from a significantly cherished team--perfect for Hanukkah gift-giving! Acclaimed writer Emily Jenkins (A Greyhound, a Groundhog) and Caldecott Award-winning artist Paul O. Zelinsky (Rapunzel) deliver the liked All-of-a-Kind relatives to existence in a brand new layout.

Additional info for Beware of God: Stories

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Beware of God: Stories by Shalom Auslander


by Paul
4.0

Rated 4.67 of 5 – based on 29 votes