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Like Malamud's best stories, this novel unerringly evokes an immigrant world of cramped circumstances and great expectations. Malamud defined the immigrant experience in a way that has proven vital for several generations of writers.
"His best novel . . . The Assistant is as tightly written as a prose poem." —Morris Dickstein in Leopards in the Temple: The Transformation of American Fiction 1945-1970
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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication Date: 07-07-2003
Product Dimensions: 5.55(w) x 8.29(h) x 0.71(d)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years
Series: FSG Classics
Bernard Malamud (1914–86) wrote eight novels; he won the Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award for The Fixer, and the National Book Award for The Magic Barrel. Born in Brooklyn, he taught for many years at Bennington College in Vermont.