Printer Friendly

Scribblers On The Roof.

Scribblers On The Roof

Melvin Jules Bukiet & David G. Roskies

Persea Books

853 Broadway, New York, NY 10003

www.perseabooks.com

089255326X $15.95 212-260-9256

Scribblers On The Roof: Contemporary American Jewish Fiction by Co-authors Melvin Jules Bukiet & David G. Roskies is an anthology of modern short stories by American Jewish writers, all drawn from the successful "rooftop reading" series of New York City's Congregation Ansche Chesed. Blending stoicism, comedy, and bittersweet tragedy, these short tales offer a glimpse of the human condition, and range in setting from the mundanity of daily life to the workings of a divine bar in Paradise. Each brief tale has its own delicious slant in perspective, and all are highly recommended.
COPYRIGHT 2006 Midwest Book Review
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006, Gale Group. All rights reserved. Gale Group is a Thomson Corporation Company.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Scribblers on the Roof: Contemporary Jewish Fiction
Publication:Internet Bookwatch
Article Type:Book review
Date:Sep 1, 2006
Words:117
Previous Article:Ursula's Maiden Army.
Next Article:Leave A Candle Burning.
Topics:


Related Articles
A History of Architectural Theory From Vitruvius to the Present.
Twentieth Century Architecture 5: Festival of Britain and Brief City: The story of London's Festival Buildings. (Engineering Happiness).
Infamous Scribblers.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters