The Book Of Intimate Grammar

Author: Betsy Rosenberg David Grossman
Publisher: Vintage
Category: Contemporary Fiction
Book Format: Paperback

Eleven years old and on the cusp of puberty, Aron Kleinfeld is precocious, imaginative - the leader of his gang of friends. But his bar mitzvah is looming, his friends are all hitting puberty and Aron, terrified and revolted by what he sees around him, enters a state of arrested development. He stops growing, retreats from the world, and is imprisoned in the body of a child for three long years. While Israel inches towards the Six-Day War, and his friends cross the boundary between childhood and adolescence, Aron remains in his child's body, spying on the changes that adulthood wreaks as, like his hero Houdini, he struggles to escape the trap of growing up.

About David Grossman
David Grossman is the bestselling author of numerous works, which have been translated into thirty-six languages. His most recent novel, A Horse Walks into a Bar, was awarded the International Man Booker Prize 2017, and shortlisted for the TLS-Risa Domb/Porjes Prize 2019. Grossman is also the recipient of the French Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the 2010 Frankfurt Peace Prize.

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SKU BK-9780099552321
Barcode # 9780099552321
Brand Vintage
Artist / Author Betsy Rosenberg David Grossman
Shipping Weight 0.1800kg
Shipping Width 12.900m
Shipping Height 2.100m
Shipping Length 19.800m

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