Catalogue

The Prince Rupert Library will be closed as of March 17 2020, until further notice, to limit the possibility of spreading COVID-19. Check our news page for further details. However, as of June 1, the return bin is now open, and curbside pickup service is now available.

Record Details

Catalogue Search



Available copies

  • 19 of 19 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Prince Rupert Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date

Record details

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

Content descriptions

General Note:
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.

Additional Resources