Beware of God

Beware of God

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By (author) Shalom Auslander

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  • Publisher: PICADOR
  • Format: Paperback | 208 pages
  • Dimensions: 130mm x 197mm x 13mm | 147g
  • Publication date: 5 January 2007
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 033044204X
  • ISBN 13: 9780330442046
  • Sales rank: 297,162

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Shalom Auslander's stories have the mysterious punch of a dream: a pious man having a near-death experience discovers that God is actually a chicken, and is forced to reconsider his life -- and his diet. Leo Schwartzman searches Home Depot for supplies for an ark. And a young boy mistakes Holocaust Remembrance Day as emergency-preparedness training for the future. Auslander draws upon his Orthodox Jewish upbringing to craft stories that are filled with shame, sex, God and death.

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Shalom Auslander was raised as an Orthodox Jew in Spring Valley, New York. Nominated for the Koret Award for writers under thirty-five, he has published articles in Esquire and has had stories aired on NPR's This American Life. He lives in New York City.