The Bear Comes Home

by Rafi Zabor

Paperback, 484 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $26.95 | purchase

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The Bear Comes Home
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Book Summary

Chosen as one of 1997's best books by The Los Angeles Times Book Review, a comic fable follows an uncommonly erudite grizzly bear's struggles with the difficulties of manhood, romance, and jazz improvisation. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Awards and Recognition

PEN/Faulkner Award (1998)