The Resource kaddish.com : a novel, Nathan Englander, (electronic resource)

kaddish.com : a novel, Nathan Englander, (electronic resource)

Label
kaddish.com : a novel
Title
kaddish.com
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nathan Englander
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The celebrated Pulitzer finalist and prize-winning author of Dinner at the Center of the Earth and What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank delivers his best work yet, a streamlined comic masterpiece about a son's failure to say Kaddish for his father. Larry is the secular son in a family of Orthodox Brooklyn Jews. When his father dies, it's his responsibility to recite the Kaddish, the Jewish prayer for the dead, every day for eleven months. To the horror and dismay of his sister, Larry refuses--imperiling the fate of his father's soul. To appease her, Larry hatches an ingenious if cynical plan, hiring a stranger through a website called kaddish.com to recite the prayer and shepherd his father's soul safely to rest. Sharp, irreverent, hilarious, and wholly irresistible, Englander's tale of a son who makes a diabolical compromise ingeniously captures the tensions between tradition and modernity--a book to be devoured in a single sitting whose pleasures and provocations will be savored long after
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Englander, Nathan
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3555.N424
LC item number
K33 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Rob Shapiro
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shapiro, Rob
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers
  • Atheism
  • Orthodox Judaism
  • Grief
  • Internet
  • Families
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not applicable
Label
kaddish.com : a novel, Nathan Englander, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (05 hr., 37 min., 47 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525499992
Kind of cutting
not applicable
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not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aa245e1e-a37d-40ad-a855-b2a8c36b47eb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1090799023
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
kaddish.com : a novel, Nathan Englander, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (05 hr., 37 min., 47 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525499992
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aa245e1e-a37d-40ad-a855-b2a8c36b47eb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1090799023
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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