Ira Glass reading “Suddenly, A Knock on the Door” by Etgar Keret

September 10, 2012

As a special treat this Monday, we're delighted to share a clip from the audiobook of Israeli author Etgar Keret's newest collection of short stories, Suddenly, a Knock on the Door. Ira Glass (of This American Life) reads the title story in this clip provided courtesy of Macmillan Audio.

The book was translated from the Hebrew by Miriam Shlesinger, Sondra Silverston, and Nathan Englander, and the audiobook edition features an all-star cast including Josh Radnor, Stanley Tucci, Willem Dafoe, and more.


For more on Keret's new collection of short stories, read the review in the September issue of WLT, or on the WLT website. The audiobook is available on