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As the Matzo Ball Turns By Jozef Rothstein,

  • Title: As the Matzo Ball Turns
  • Author: Jozef Rothstein
  • ISBN: 9781937454241
  • Page: 366
  • Format: Paperback
  • This zany yet telling adventure of a starry eyed fish out of water landing in Hollywood to pursue a career on the silver screen is filled with surprises the whole way through An awestruck Jozef Rothstein initially searches for meaningful employment until he lands his first waiting gig in a fast paced twenty four hour deli that caters to the entertainment industry by day aThis zany yet telling adventure of a starry eyed fish out of water landing in Hollywood to pursue a career on the silver screen is filled with surprises the whole way through An awestruck Jozef Rothstein initially searches for meaningful employment until he lands his first waiting gig in a fast paced twenty four hour deli that caters to the entertainment industry by day and the LA party scene by night.As Rothstein begins the submission process and implements his strategy of making it in show business, his plan almost immediately blows up in his face But not without providing a firsthand look at what the typical actor off the street goes through in order to climb the Hollywood ladder.Jozef is initiated as a trainee at the deli but is quickly jarred into his new reality of professional whipping boy His world is clearly brought into view as we are introduced to the dysfunctional environment Jozef will spend the next ten years trying to squeeze a decent standard of living out of while shooting for his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame An unusual cast of characters surrounds Jozef in his new occupation and sets the stage for the type of ride we are in for.Celebrity encounters alone make this a journey worth taking as Rothstein has an uncanny ability to humanize these larger than life superstars and, when needed, knock them down to size These chance meetings transpire throughout his adventure, and you never know who you are going to run into next And while these sightings are enjoyable, Rothstein s steady descent into LA s underbelly prevents this story from becoming a Hollywood fluff piece Featured are members of the adult entertainment business, the gay and lesbian alliance, and performers from a local drag queen bar When it comes to whacked out customers, Rothstein saves his best for last.The matzo ball keeps turning throughout this well written dramedy all the way up until its touching conclusion New characters and events breathe fresh life into this story all the way through If you ve ever dreamed of a career on the big screen, this story will remind you of the challenges we all face as we search, struggle, and hope for something better.
    As the Matzo Ball Turns This zany yet telling adventure of a starry eyed fish out of water landing in Hollywood to pursue a career on the silver screen is filled with surprises the whole way through An awestruck Jozef Rothst

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    1. As The Matzo Ball Turns is both a humorous and insightful view into the Hollywood scene The prose is reminiscent to the style of satirical columnist Dave Barry, while offering a sober glimpse into the harsh realities of Hollywood and the entertainment industry It s also a powerful testament to pursuing one s dream regardless of obstacles and realizing when it s time to refocus one s priorities with no regrets Excellent read

    2. Fabulous book and musical I love it Very hilarious and NOT a waste of anything If you have a sense of humor, you ll find the book and the musical to be funny I would definitely recommend reading the book and seeing the musical next time they have shows The musical has improved a lot since the start The songs are very good and catchy I ve been singing them since September.

    3. As The Matzo Ball Turns is an Absolutely great read from beginning to end Jozef finds a perfect combination of comedy and truth to shine light on the his endeavors of pursing his dreams of making it in Hollywood Have to admit after each chapter it gets harder and harder to put down Inspirational book and worth every penny.

    4. As the matzo ball turns is a great book Funny as heck and very insightful As an avid reader myself I would definitely recommend this awesome book

    5. Didn t read this novel, but rather the musical adaptation Jozef Rothstein wrote.Worst Play Ever.I assume the book is just like the musical but longer Perhaps the book is better because it has room to write about character motivations or histories, but the musical is a mess with lots of questions left unanswered, a plethora of typos, and songs that neither rhyme nor have any discernable rhythm.It s supposed to be a comedy, but it was never funny and was several times just downright offensive The [...]

    6. Laugh out loud funny I just joined and was excited to see this book on here A friend picked it up at a book signing by the author and told me I just had to read it Once I picked it up I could not put it down It s rare when anything makes me laugh to the point of tears but there were moments in this book that did just that And along with hilarious observations of the nightmare that can be customer service the author s description of Hollywood and his pursuit thereof, is incredibly interesting It [...]

    7. This book is is truly an extraordinary piece of writing As the Motzo Ball Turns is a funny, insightful and a fascinating window into one mans journey to make it in the den of evil we know as Hollywood His amazing recall of his experience working as a waiter in a Jewish deli included his daily encounters with many infamous people,crazy customers and colorful co workers that had me laughing for hours It is the unexpected combination of witty and realistic humanity that makes this book endearing I [...]

    8. I was laughing so hard tears were rolling down my cheeks by page 5 This book is so well written Jozef Rothstein is a wonderful storyteller This book is an easy read filled with hilarity that will make you want to tie on your apron and head to your nearest Jewish deli The perfect read for anyone who had worked in the hospitality industry, in Hollywood or just always wanted to know what it would be like to be involved in either As The Matzo Ball Turns is a page turner and if you are anything like [...]

    9. I thought this book was fantastic It hit on all of my emotions It made me laugh the most but it also had adventure, I will be staying away from bridges frustration, have you ever worked in a restaurant Let alone a crazy busy Jewish deli in the middle of Hollywood with a bunch of other haggard actors waiting for their shot and the closest they get is the random famous costumers whom just add to an insane day and a pitch of tear jerking too love the puppies Perfect pool beach read

    10. Extremely hilarious As the Matzo Ball Turns literally had me roaring with laughter In this book, Jozef Rothstein demonstrates his ability to bring out strong emotion in the reader while telling the story of his ten year attempt at fame and fortune Working as a server in a well known Jewish deli, Jozef had some very interesting experiences to say the least The tale as only he can tell it will be enjoyed by anyone who has a sense of humor A must read for all performers Also, the individuals in foo [...]

    11. This may be the best book I ve read all year Not only is it different and creative, but it definitely shows off a wonderful sense of humor As The Matzo Ball Turns gives a great insight as to the true life of a rising actor More authors should use this style of writing I would recommend this book to anyone looking for an entertaining and laughable book

    12. This was a fun book It was easy to read and highly entertaining As a waitress in the restaurant business I can totally relate After finishing this book I now want to go to Hollywood to visit and experience it first hand Reading it again.

    13. Hilarious romp through the eyes of an aspiring actor turned food service worker This is a book anyone can relate to One of the funniest I ve read with excellent writing Well worth my time.

    14. I really enjoyed this book It was a page turner I recommend it to everyone It made me laugh hard So much emotion.It was a Good Read

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