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by Joseph Heller
Joseph heller surpasses "CATCH-22" and america FINP3"Gold!" Meet bruce gold. Hilarious and lively and irresistibly funny!"
Joseph heller surpasses "CATCH-22" and america FINP3"Gold!" Meet bruce gold. engaged to a sexy heiress who can help hi. .and in love with his daughter's randy schoolteacher-he hates power but wants to be Secretary. Hilarious and lively and irresistibly funny!" -Cosmopolitan. It's a wildly funny novel and it's unmistakably Heller.
Everything Joseph Heller ever wrote, other than Catch-22, is utter crap.
Joseph Heller was born in Brooklyn in 1923. In 1961, he published Catch-22, which became a bestseller and, in 1970, a film. He went on to write such novels as Good as Gold, God Knows, Picture This, Closing Time, and Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man. Heller died in 1999. Paperback: 448 pages.
Good as Gold is a 1979 novel by Joseph Heller. Bruce Gold, a Jewish, middle-aged university English professor and author of many unread, seminal articles in small journals, residing in Manhattan, is offered the chance for success, fame and fortune in Washington . as the country's first ever Jewish Secretary of State. But he must face the consequences of this, such as divorcing his wife and alienating his family, the thought of which energizes him and makes him cringe at the same time.
American novelist and dramatist Joseph Heller was born in Brooklyn, . Other novels include As Good As Gold and God Knows Thirty-five years after writing his first book, Heller wrote his autobiography. Heller started off his writing career by publishing a series of short stories, but he is most famous for his satirical novel Catch-22. Other novels include As Good As Gold and God Knows. Thirty-five years after writing his first book, Heller wrote his autobiography, entitled Now and Then: From Coney Island to Here. In his memoirs, Heller reminisces about what it was like growing up in Coney Island in the 1930s and 1940s.
Good As Gold is Joseph Heller's third masterpiece. Heller, who sadly left us in 1999, was notorious for taking an eternity between books (13 years between his first tw. And, although this may be true, one thing is certain: when Joe Heller delivers a book, it's a guaranteed masterpiece. Every new Heller release is an event. Good As Gold is as good as the best of them. By turns screamingly funny and heart-piercingly true, this is one of the few books that can make you laugh and cry at the same time. The book works simultaneously on multiple levels.
The novel is set during World War II, from 1942 to 1944.
Save bookmarks and read as many as you like. The novel is set during World War II, from 1942 to 1944. It mainly follows the life of Captain John Yossarian, a . Army Air Forces B-25 bombardier. As funny as it is sad, Good as Gold is a story of children grown up, parents grown old, and friends and lovers grown apart - a story that is inimitably Heller. 376. Published: 1979.
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Joseph Heller (May 1, 1923 – December 12, 1999) was an American author of novels, short stories, plays, and screenplays. His best-known work is the novel Catch-22, a satire on war and bureaucracy, whose title has become a synonym for an absurd or contradictory choice. Heller was born on May 1, 1923 in Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York, the son of poor Jewish parents, Lena and Isaac Donald Heller, from Russia.