Neuer Artikel wurde in den Warenkorb gelegt
Weiter Einkaufen Zur Kasse gehen
Here I Am
Buch (Taschenbuch)
sofort lieferbar
 % SALE % 
Preis  3,84 €
inkl. MwSt, zzgl. Versandkosten
In den Warenkorb
Beschreibung
A monumental new novel from the bestselling author of" Everything Is Illuminated" and" Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" In the book of Genesis, when God calls out, Abraham! before ordering him to sacrifice his son Isaac, Abraham ... weiterlesen

A monumental new novel from the bestselling author of" Everything Is Illuminated" and" Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close"
In the book of Genesis, when God calls out, Abraham! before ordering him to sacrifice his son Isaac, Abraham responds, Here I am. Later, when Isaac calls out, My father! before asking him why there is no animal to slaughter, Abraham responds, Here I am.

How do we fulfill our conflicting duties as father, husband, and son; wife and mother; child and adult? Jew and American? How can we claim our own identities when our lives are linked so closely to others ? These are the questions at the heart of Jonathan Safran Foer s first novel in eleven years--a work of extraordinary scope and heartbreaking intimacy.

Unfolding over four tumultuous weeks in present-day Washington, D.C., "Here I Am" is the story of a fracturing family in a moment of crisis. As Jacob and Julia and their three sons are forced to confront the distances between the lives they think they want and the lives they are living, a catastrophic earthquake sets in motion a quickly escalating conflict in the Middle East. At stake is the very meaning of home--and the fundamental question of how much aliveness one can bear.

Showcasing the same high-energy inventiveness, hilarious irreverence, and emotional urgency that readers and critics loved in his earlier work, " Here I Am "is Foer s most searching, hard-hitting, and grandly entertaining novel yet. It not only confirms Foer s stature as a dazzling literary talent but reveals a mature novelist who has fully come into his own as one of the most important writers of his generation.

Weniger lesen
Produktdetails
Medium Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 592
Erscheinungsdatum 2016-09-06
Sprache Englisch
Edition 01
Herausgeber Hamish Hamilton
EAN / ISBN-13: 9780241146187

Die gelieferte Auflage kann ggf. abweichen.

Bei Amazon kaufen
Sicher bestellen
  • Geprüfter Onlineshop mit Käuferschutz durch Trusted Shops
  • Geprüfter Gebrauchtware
  • Sichere Datenübertragung
Zahlungsarten
Versand
Zur Desktop-Version der Webseite
medimops verwendet Cookies und ähnliche Technologien, um Ihre Geräte- und Browsereinstellungen nachzuvollziehen. Dies ist in vielen Fällen notwendig zur Sicherstellung und Verbesserung der Funktionalität der Website. Außerdem analysieren wir mit diesen Technologien die Nutzung unserer Webseite und können Ihnen personalisierte Werbung bereitstellen. Bitte besuchen Sie unsere Datenschutzerklärung für weitere Informationen. Ihre Einstellungen können Sie individuell anpassen. Diese Informationen speichern wir in einem Cookie. Impressum | Datenschutzerklärung weiterlesen
Einstellungen
Alle akzeptieren