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In 'Dinner at the Center of the Earth,' Nathan Englander deepens and expands what he does so well

Nathan Englander is a fabulist: That’s the first thing to keep in mind. Even when he’s trafficking in the naturalistic — in his story “The Wig” from “For the Relief of Unbearable Urges” or in the magnificent collection “What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank” — he aspires to the lesson...
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Tuesday New Release Day: Englander; Sloan; Kassabova; le Carré; Ward

Entertainment / Books : The Millions

Out this week: Dinner at the Center of the Earth by Nathan Englander; Sourdough by Robin Sloan; Border by Kapka Kassabova; A Legacy of Spies by John le Carré; and Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward. For more on these and other new ...

Books: Book Review: Nathan Englander: What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank 

Entertainment / Books : The A.V. Club - Books

History carves its way through Nathan Englander’s latest short-story collection, What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank, like a river cutting through solid granite over millennia. The stories’ characters are all Jewish, an...

Nathan Englander Channels his Inner John le Carré

Entertainment / Books : NYTimes: Books

“Dinner at the Center of the Earth” is a Turducken of a book: “a literary novel inside a spy thriller that’s inside a love story.”

Tragic 'Twenty-Seventh Man' brings power of the pen to bear

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Greenspace

Nathan Englander's short story, "The Twenty-Seventh Man," from his debut collection, "For the Relief of Unbearable Urges," is so impeccably pulled off, so beautifully composed in the spirit of the great Yiddish writers it depicts th...

In 'Dinner at the Center of the Earth,' Nathan Englander deepens and expands what he does so well

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Greenspace

Nathan Englander is a fabulist: That’s the first thing to keep in mind. Even when he’s trafficking in the naturalistic — in his story “The Wig” from “For the Relief of Unbearable Urges” or in the magnificent collection “What We Talk...

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