Jonathan Safran Foer

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Jonathan Safran Foer

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in Washington, D.C., USA, The United States
February 21, 1977

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Jonathan Safran Foer (born 1977) is an American writer best known for his 2002 novel Everything Is Illuminated. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, the novelist Nicole Krauss, and their son, Sasha.


Average rating: 3.96 · 395,633 ratings · 28,883 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
Extremely Loud and Incredib...
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 235,213 ratings — published 2005 — 113 editions
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Everything Is Illuminated
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 112,155 ratings — published 2001 — 83 editions
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Eating Animals
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 33,347 ratings — published 2009 — 61 editions
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Everything is Illuminated &...
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The Sixth Borough
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“Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I'm not living.”
Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

“You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.”
Jonathan Safran Foer

“I love you also means I love you more than anyone loves you, or has loved you, or will love you, and also, I love you in a way that no one loves you, or has loved you, or will love you, and also, I love you in a way that I love no one else, and never have loved anyone else, and never will love anyone else.”
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