Coverart for item
The Resource A horse walks into a bar, by David Grossman ; translated by Jessica Cohen

A horse walks into a bar, by David Grossman ; translated by Jessica Cohen

Label
A horse walks into a bar
Title
A horse walks into a bar
Statement of responsibility
by David Grossman ; translated by Jessica Cohen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
"A stand-up comedian recalls some of his darkest moments and traumatic memories from childhood on stage in front of a live audience"--
Member of
Summary
An Israeli comedian a bit past his prime conveys with semi-questionable humor anecdotes from his violence-stricken youth during a night of standup, while a judge in the audience wrestles with his own part in the comedian's losses
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2017
  • Man Booker International Prize, 2017.
  • National Jewish Book Award, 2017.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10550771
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
892.48/602
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Hebrew
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A horse walks into a bar, by David Grossman ; translated by Jessica Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn946142036
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780451493972
Lccn
2016014688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)946142036
Label
A horse walks into a bar, by David Grossman ; translated by Jessica Cohen
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn946142036
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780451493972
Lccn
2016014688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)946142036

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
    • Milwood BranchBorrow it
      12500 Amherst Dr, Austin, TX, 78727, US
      30.4223444 -97.7161692
Processing Feedback ...