Books by Leslie Fiedler

Released: Aug. 1, 1996

"Fiedler is famous for his curmudgeonly viewpoints, and this collection will not disappoint his readers."
Entertaining and invigorating essays by one of our most challenging critics of literature and culture. Read full book review >
Released: May 1, 1991

"Passages of academese balanced by open-heart surgery."
Elegiac reevaluation by Fiedler, now 70-plus years old, of what it means to be a ``terminal'' Jew, a nonbeliever at the close of a 4,000-year line of Jewish forebears, and how that colors the essays on Jewish-American (Isaac Bashevis Singer) and American-Jewish (Bellow, Malamud, Mailer) authors he's been writing for the past ten years. Read full book review >