by Jonathan Tropper
Paperback, 15 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $16 |
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When his father dies, Judd Foxman is thrown together with his dysfunctional family while at the same time coping with his wife's infidelity and the end of his marriage.
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September 1, 2009 In Jonathan Tropper's This is Where I Leave You, witty, hapless, cuckolded Judd Foxman returns home to sit shiva for his dad and assess his wrecked marriage. In a rare balancing act, the novel is as sensitive as it is funny.
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