The Same Sea by Amos OzThe Same Sea by Amos Oz

The Same Sea

byAmos OzTranslated byNicholas de Lange

Paperback | October 1, 2002

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In a world full of hype, noise, and confusion, the simple lucidity of The Same Sea is totally unexpected." - New York Times Book Review The Same Sea is Amos Oz's most adventurous and inventive book, a novel of lyrical beauty and narrative power. We meet the middle-aged Albert; his wife, whom he has lost to cancer; his prodigal son, who wanders the mountains of Tibet hoping to find himself; and his son's young girlfriend, with whom Albert becomes infatuated. The author himself receives phone calls from his creations, criticizing him for his portraits of them. A fever dream of chaos and order, love and eroticism, loyalty and betrayal."A prose poem . . . at once melancholic and sensual." - The New Yorker "
AMOS OZ was born in Jerusalem in 1939. He is the author of fourteen novels and collections of short fiction, and numerous works of nonfiction. His acclaimed memoir A Tale of Love and Darkness was an international bestseller and recipient of the prestigious Goethe Prize, as well as the National Jewish Book Award. Scenes from Village Li...
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Title:The Same SeaFormat:PaperbackPublished:October 1, 2002Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0156013126

ISBN - 13:9780156013123

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PRAISE FOR THE SAME SEA In a world full of hype, noise, and confusion, the simple lucidity of The Same Sea is totally unexpected." - The New York Times Book Review "This lovely, lyrical territory, irrigated by numerous streams of consciousness, reminded me of some of the great things a novel can do." - Chicago Tribune "