There are three good reasons to read The Finkler Question:
I have enjoyed just about every Booker Prize-winning novel I have read but during the build-up to the final announcement of this year's winner I was not betting on a book that was promoted as a humorous look at the many ways of being Jewish. In fact, having read and reviewed here at BookBrowse two of the books on the shortlist, The Long Song and Room, I was sure one of those would win. As it turned out I have been privileged to read a great novel I would otherwise have passed ...
Published in hardcover in the UK in August 2010, and in paperback in the USA in October 2010.
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