Books by S.Y. Agnon

TO THIS DAY by S.Y. Agnon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2008

"In Halkin's beautifully fluid translation (he has also supplied a perceptive introduction), we see Agnon's piquant illustration of a disorientation that feels quite contemporary."
The last of Agnon's six novels to be translated from Hebrew into English, this 1951 work describes the travails of a young Jew in Berlin during the Great War. Agnon (1888-1970) won the Nobel in 1966. Read full book review >
ONLY YESTERDAY by S.Y. Agnon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 2000

" One of the finest novels of this century."
Never before available in English, a masterpiece of the picaresque by the Nobel laureate who is arguably the greatest novelist in modern Hebrew. Read full book review >
A BOOK THAT WAS LOST by S.Y. Agnon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1995

Twenty-five stories by the late giant of modern Hebrew literature. Some of these tales—11 in all—appeared in Twenty-One Stories (1970); over half are appearing in English for the first time. Read full book review >