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Suddenly, a knock on the door

Presents tales that feature characters as: a man who barges into a writer's house and, holding a gun to his head, demands that he tell him a story, something to take him away from the real world; and, a pathological liar who discovers one day that all the lies he tells come true.

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  • "Presents tales that feature characters as: a man who barges into a writer's house and, holding a gun to his head, demands that he tell him a story, something to take him away from the real world; and, a pathological liar who discovers one day that all the lies he tells come true."@en
  • "Etgar Keret is an ingenious and original master of the short story. Hilarious, witty and always unusual, declared a 'genius' by the New York Times, Keret brings all of his prodigious talent to bear in this, his sixth bestselling collection."
  • "Bringing up a child, lying to the boss, placing an order in a fast-food restaurant: in Etgar Keret's new collection, daily life is complicated, dangerous, and full of yearning. In his most playful and most mature work yet, the living and the dead, silent children and talking animals, dreams and waking life coexist in an uneasy world. Overflowing with absurdity, humor, sadness, and compassion, the tales in Suddenly, a Knock on the Door establish Etgar Keret'declared a "genius" by The New York Times'as one of the most original writers of his generation."@en
  • "Combines absurd, humorous, and poignant themes that reveal the fierce humanity of characters in surreal situations."
  • "Combines absurd, humorous, and poignant themes that reveal the fierce humanity of characters in surreal situations."@en
  • "Absurde verhalen over het hedendaagse Israël."

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  • "Short stories"
  • "Short stories"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Translations"@en
  • "Translations"

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  • "Suddenly, a knock on the door"@en
  • "Suddenly, a knock on the door"
  • "SUDDENLY A KNOCK AT THE DOOR"
  • "Suddenly, a knock on the door stories"@en
  • "Suddenly a knock on the door"