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Bloom, Amy 1953-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 225 publications in 3 languages and 13,025 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Portraits  Juvenile works  Love stories  Short stories  Young adult works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Artists' books 
Roles: Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4034, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Amy Bloom
Away : a novel by Amy Bloom ( Book )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 3,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arriving in America alone after her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian Leyb receives word that her daughter Sophie might still be alive and embarks on a risky odyssey that takes her from New York's Lower East Side to Siberia to find the missing girl
Where the god of love hangs out : fiction by Amy Bloom ( Book )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is haunted by her roommate's murder; a man and his daughter-in-law confess their sins in the unlikeliest of places. In one quartet of interlocking stories, two middle-aged friends, married to others, find themselves surprisingly drawn to each other, risking all while never underestimating the cost. In another linked set of stories, readers follow a mother and son for thirty years as their small and uncertain family becomes an irresistible tribe
A blind man can see how much I love you : stories by Amy Bloom ( Book )
21 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories focuses on a cast of characters who search for love and satisfaction in a difficult and painful world
Love invents us by Amy Bloom ( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nymphet who was already turning men's heads in her pre-teens recounts her story. She is Elizabeth Taube from a well-off family in Great Neck, New York. After an apprenticeship in the backroom of a kind, old furrier, she progresses to an affair with her favorite school teacher, then onto Huddie, a black basketball player. By the author of Come to Me
Away by Amy Bloom ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Russian pogrom destroys young Lillian Leyb's family, she comes to America alone, determined to make her way in a new land. But when word comes out that her daughter Sophie might still be alive, Lillian embarks on an odyssey that takes her from the world of New York's Yiddish theater all the way to Alaska
Come to me : stories by Amy Bloom ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a collection of 12 short stories by apracticing psychotherapist. It deals with deviant behavior,such as incest between a mother and her stepson, a wife'sdistracted thoughts during sex and a family coping withtheir schizophrenic daughter
Normal : transsexual CEOs, cross-dressing cops, and hermaphrodites with attitude by Amy Bloom ( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays explore female to male transsexualism, cross-dressing, and people who have ambiguous genitalia
Where the god of love hangs out by Amy Bloom ( Recording )
13 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman is haunted by her roommate's murder; a man and his daughter-in-law confess their sins in the unlikeliest of places. In one quartet of interlocking stories, two middle-aged friends, married to others, find themselves surprisingly drawn to each other, risking all while never underestimating the cost. In another linked set of stories, readers follow a mother and son for thirty years as their small and uncertain family becomes an irresistible tribe
Little sweet potato by Amy Bloom ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Little Sweet Potato gets knocked out of his garden patch, he is forced to search for a new home
Persuasion by Jane Austen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Austen's last novel is the crowning achievement of her matchless career. Her heroine, Anne Elliot, a woman of integrity, breeding and great depth of emotion, stands in stark contrast to the brutality and hypocrisy of Regency England
Op zoek by Amy Bloom ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge Oost-Europese vrouw ziet in 1924 haar familie omkomen in een pogrom en vlucht naar New York, waar ze na verloop van tijd verneemt dat haar dochtertje nog leeft
A blind man can see how much I love you by Amy Bloom ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of short stories in which the characters are down but not out. Bloom shines a healing light on the challenges they face, including breast cancer, Parkinson's disease, miscarriage, incest, and a sex change operation
Normal transsexual CEOs, cross-dressing cops, hermaphrodites with attitude by Amy Bloom ( )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waar de god van liefde is by Amy Bloom ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verhalen over liefde en verlies van liefde
Liefde maakt ons by Amy Bloom ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Levensverhaal van een joods meisje waarin (gebrek aan) diverse vormen van liefde een rol spelen
Come to me stories by Amy Bloom ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This fresh collection of stories takes the reader deep into the winner world of families and friendships, the hidden corners of marriages and infidelities
Love invents us by Amy Bloom ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between here and here by Amy Bloom ( )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A unique offer for fans of Amy Bloom, bestselling author of Away....sample just one piece from her stunning new collection of interconnected short stories. Available at this special price for a limited time only. Love, in its many forms and complexities, weaves through New York Times bestselling author Amy Bloom's astonishing and astute new work. Insightful, sensuous, and heartbreakingly funny, Where the God of Love Hangs Out illuminates the mysteries of love, family, and friendship. In the haunting story Between Here and Here, a daughter reluctantly steps in to take care of the infirm father she hated for so many years. As a tribute to her late mother, and to show that she is a better person than her father, she gives everything she has to this terrible old man and revises history. Between Here and Here and the eleven other stories that comprise Where the God of Love Hangs Out showcase stories of passion and disappointment, life and death, that beautifully capture deep human truths
Die unglaubliche Reise der Lillian Leyb : Roman by Amy Bloom ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nachdem bei einem Pogrom in Russland ihre gesamte Familie ausgelöscht wurde, wandert die junge Lillian Leyb 1924 nach Amerika aus. Sie ist dabei, sich in New York als Geliebte zweier einflussreicher Männer ein neues, abgesichertes Leben aufzubauen, als sie die Nachricht erhält, ihre totgeglaubte kleine Tochter habe überlebt und sei nach Sibirien verschleppt worden. Ohne zu zögern, mit nur wenigen Dollars in der Tasche, bricht sie auf zu einer gefahrvollen und abenteuerlichen Reise quer durch die USA, durch Kanada und die Wildnis Alaskas Richtung Sibirien, getrieben von der vagen Hoffnung, ihre Tochter zu finden
Language of her body by Amy Bloom ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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ブルーム, エイミー
Languages
English (141)
Dutch (7)
German (6)
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