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The chosen

Chaim Potok

The chosen

a novel

by Chaim Potok

  • 226 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish families -- Fiction.,
    • Fathers and sons -- Fiction.,
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- Fiction.,
    • Male friendship -- Fiction.,
    • Teenage boys -- Fiction.,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Chaim Potok ; with a foreword by the author.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.O69 C54 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 295 p. ;
      Number of Pages295
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1568550M
      ISBN 100679402225
      LC Control Number91058551
      OCLC/WorldCa25553546

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      The Chosen was nominated for a National Book Award in and made into a successful film in Its sequel, The Promise () was the winner of an Athenaeum Award. Potok is also the author of a nonfiction volume, Wanderings: Chaim Potok's History of the Jews (), as well as several short stories and articles that have been published in 5/5(6). Ann continues as a freelance editor for Chosen Books, while Jane heads up Chosen editorial as director, as she has done since In the s Chosen Books tried distribution arrangements with several companies, then was sold to Zondervan in the winter of –

      Potok’s first novel, The Chosen, published in , received the Edward Lewis Wallant Memorial Book Award and was nominated for the National Book Award. He is author of eight novels, including In the Beginning and My Name Is Asher Lev, and Wanderings, a history of the Jews.5/5(2). The Chosen takes place in an Orthodox community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn that is shaped by Jewish faith and customs. Chaim Potok highlights the influence of Judaism on his characters by filling his novel with references to and quotes from the Talmud (a book of Jewish laws and lessons) and the Torah.


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