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A Summer’s Reading




 Bernard Malamud
Bernard Malamud

Born:     April 26, 1914
          Brooklyn, New York
Died      March 18, 1986 (aged 71)
          Manhattan, New York

Occupation      Author
Nationality     United States
Genres          novel, short story
Quote by Bernard
      Malamud


"Without heroes we
would all be plain
people and wouldn't
know how far we can
go."
A Summer’s Reading
First Published:        1956
Type of Plot:           Social realism
Time of Work: The mid-twentieth century

Setting:       New York City : The Bronx
Characters:    George Stoyonovich, Sophie
               Stoyonovich, His father,
               Mr. Cattanzara
Genres:        Short fiction
Major
George Stoyonovich

A nineteen-year-old high-school dropout living
aimlessly in the working-class neighborhood in
Brooklyn. He "considered registering in a night
high school" but "he did not like the idea of the
teachers always telling him what to do. He felt
they had not respected him."

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