21 stories Average rating of 4.29.Some truly interesting stories in here, based on people known by the author himself Mostly based in the pre WWII pre Holocaust era in Poland, while few in America, and one in Israel and Buenos Aires each.Stories of life, people, the world, life s magic, fate, religiousness, couples, love, run away husbands and wives, Hasids, intelligence, obsessions, salvations, demons, the supernatural, absurdity, personal discoveries, et cetera, etc.Unfailing entert 21 stories Average rating of 4.29.Some truly interesting stories in here, based on people known by the author hims , ,, , ,,, , , The New Yorker , The New Yorker , , XX ,1982 , 28 ,, XX ,1982 , 28 ,,, , , PDF Epub By Isaac Bashevis Singer Buyprobolan50.co.uk 1970 1904 1991 21 , The Guardian , The New York Times , The New Yorker , Q Libri , Tablet Magazine The Paris Review, 1968. InYiddish ,. ,, , ,,,, ,, ,,,, Now that I ve read all the I.S.B short story collections, I can tell you that this one contains the most outlandish stories I don t think there is a single relationship described in these stories that comes anywhere close to being normal Strange and uncanny things are always happening The stories are often quite dark as well, describing tragic situations and bizarre bad luck At the same time, they are beautifully written and Singer is in full control of his literary powers A fascinating co Now that I ve read all the I.S.B short story collections, I can tell you that this one contains the most outlandish stories I don t think there is a single relationship described in these stories that comes anywhere close to being normal Strange and uncanny things are always happening The stories are often quite dark as well, describing tragic situations and bizarre bad luck At the same time, they are bea A lovely collection by this Nobel Prize winning author I d rate every story either a 4 or a 5.Every story has a blend of history, religion how priests and people deal with it , and reminiscences of snapshots of life, sometimes appearing so unbelievable, that they could actually be true.A common theme also involves growing older, and looking back on the past.This man truly had a way with words, transporting the reader from hovels in Polish villages, to cafes in New York.All in all, a must read A lovely collection by this Nobel Prize winning author I d rate every story either a 4 or a 5.Every story has a blend of history, religion how priests and people deal with it , and reminiscences of snapshots of life, sometimes appearing so unbelievable, that they could actually be true.A common theme also involves growing older, and looking back on the past.This man truly had a way Een vriend van Kafka is precies wat je van Kafka verwacht IJzersterke verhalen, bijna allemaal pakkend