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  • ISBN: 9781608196425 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 9781408808870 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 9781608196111 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 307 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2010.

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Winner of 2010 Man Booker Prize.
Summary, etc.:
Former BBC radio producer Julian Treslove and Sam Finkler, a popular Jewish philosopher, are old school friends who have never lost touch with each other - or with their former teacher, Libor Sevick. Now, both Libor and Finkler are recently widowed. When the three dine at Libor's apartment, it's a bittersweet evening of reminiscence.
Subject: Teachers > Fiction.
Jewish authors > Fiction.
Radio producers and directors > Fiction.
Male friendship > Fiction.
Reminiscing > Fiction.
Older men > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Humorous fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Literary fiction.
Jewish fiction.

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