Book type: Short Story Collection
Published: 27 Oct 2008
Bizarre, garrulous, self-confident, often desperately lonely; such is the variety of characters Grunberg meets – in Amsterdam or New York – it’s thanks only to this ability to adjust, and quietly tune in, that we’re able to share so many private worlds, or be moved by the most fleeting encounters.See Short Story Course with Karline Smith, Manchester event HERE
'Deadpan, offbeat, quirkily comic but steeped in loneliness' - The Independent.
‘The wit and sardonic intelligence that shine through Arnon Grunberg’s prose make it a continual pleasure to read.’ – J.M. Coetzee on The Jewish Messiah.
‘A literary treat’ – Hans Warren, Rotterdams Dagblad.