The Jew of Home Depot and Other Stories

The Jew of Home Depot and Other Stories

by Max Apple


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This is the first collection to appear in twenty years from one of America's best short story writers. His thirteen stories are marvelous—funny, heartbreaking, and wise by turns, and on occasion all three at once.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801887383
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 11/01/2007
Series: Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction
Edition description: 20
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Max Apple has published two collections of stories, The Oranging of America and Free Agents, two novels, Zip and Propheteers, and two books of nonfiction, Roommates and I Love Gootie. Five of his books have been New York Times Notable Books. Apple lives near Philadelphia and teaches at the University of Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

Yao's Chick
Indian Giver
Proton Decay
Stabbing an Elephant
Sized Up
House of the Lowered
Strawberry Shortcake
Adventures in Dementia
The Jew of Home Depot

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