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Jerome Charyn (born May 13, 1937) is an award-winning American author.With nearly 50 published works, Charyn has earned a long-standing reputation as an inventive and prolific chronicler of real and imagined American life. Michael Chabon calls him “one of the most important writers in American literature.”

New York Newsday hailed Charyn as “a contemporary American Balzac,” and the Los Angeles Times described him as “absolutely unique among American writers.”

Since the 1964 release of Charyn’s first novel, Once Upon a Droshky, he has published 30 novels, three memoirs, eight graphic novels, two books about film, short stories, plays and works of non-fiction. Two of his memoirs were named New York Times Book of the Year. Charyn has been a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. He received the Rosenthal Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and has been named Commander of Arts and Letters by the French Minister of Culture.

Charyn was Distinguished Professor of Film Studies at the American University of Paris until he left teaching in 2009.

In addition to his writing and teaching, Charyn is a tournament table tennis player, once ranked in the top 10 percent of players in France. Noted novelist Don DeLillo called Charyn’s book on table tennis, Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, "The Sun Also Rises of ping-pong."

Charyn lives in Paris and New York City.

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Total Books: 171
Jerzy A Novel
2017 - Jerzy a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781942658146
ISBN-10: 1942658141
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Little Tulip
2016 - Little Tulip [Dover Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780486808727
ISBN-10: 0486808726
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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Billy Budd KGB
2016 - Billy Budd Kgb [Dover Graphic Novels] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780486803913
ISBN-10: 0486803910
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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The Boys of Sheriff Street
2016 - The Boys of Sheriff Street [Dover Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780486807096
ISBN-10: 0486807096
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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A Loaded Gun Emily Dickinson for the 21st Century
The Magician's Wife
2015 - The Magician's Wife [Dover Graphic Novels] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780486800493
ISBN-10: 0486800490
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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I Am Abraham A Novel of Lincoln and the Civil War
2015 - I Am Abraham a Novel of Lincoln and the Civil War (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781631490026
ISBN-10: 1631490028
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Under the Eye of God An Isaac Sidel Novel
2012 - Under the Eye of God an Isaac Sidel Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781453270998
ISBN-10: 145327099X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Blue Eyes
2012 - Blue Eyes [The Isaac Sidel Novels] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781453290002
ISBN-10: 1453290001
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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New York Sketchbook
2012 - New York Sketchbook [Sketchbooks] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9789814155373
ISBN-10: 9814155373
Genre: Arts & Photography
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Joe DiMaggio The Long Vigil
2012 - Joe Dimaggio the Long VIgil [Icons of America] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780300181470
ISBN-10: 0300181477
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Sports & Outdoors
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The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson A Novel
2011 - The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393339178
ISBN-10: 0393339173
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Tarantino
2009 - Tarantino [French edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782207257098
ISBN-10: 2207257096
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Johnny One-Eye A Tale of the American Revolution
2009 - Johnny One-eye a Tale of the American Revolution (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393333954
ISBN-10: 0393333957
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.
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Discoveries Marilyn The Last Goddess
2008 - Discoveries Marilyn the Last Goddess [Discoveries Abrams] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780810998254
ISBN-10: 0810998254
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Citizen Sidel
2008 - Citizen Sidel (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783867890397
ISBN-10: 3867890390
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C'Etait Broadway
2007 - C'etait Broadway [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782070347360
ISBN-10: 2070347362
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Raised by Wolves The Turbulent Art and Times of Quentin Tarantino
Storie Volumes 57/58
2006 - Storie Volumes 57/58 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788888361598
ISBN-10: 8888361596
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Savage Shorthand The Life and Death of Isaac Babel
2005 - Savage Shorthand the Life and Death of Isaac Babel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780679643067
ISBN-10: 0679643060
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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The Green Lantern  A Romance of Stalinist Russia
2005 - The Green Lantern a Romance of Stalinist Russia (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781560257950
ISBN-10: 1560257954
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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2003 - Marilyn the Wild [Isaac novel] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2000 - White Sonya (Other)
1999 - Maria (Paperback)
1998 - Sinbad the Sailor [French Edition] (Hardcover)
1993 - Maria's Girls [Mask Noir] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1986 - War Cries Over Avenue C [Contemporary American fiction] (Paperback)Hardcover
Filles De Maria Les [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
New York [French Edition] (Paperback)
Secuetro En Nueva York Kidnapp [Foto Misterios - Spanish Edition] (Other)
Ojos Azules [Rba Literaria - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
Marilyn La Fiera [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)