Dave Eggers
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Dave Eggers

Dave Eggers is the author of ten books, including most recently Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?, The Circle and A Hologram for the King, which was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Award. He is the founder of McSweeney's, an independent publishing company based in San Francisco that produces books, a quarterly journal of new writing (McSweeney's Quarterly Concern), and a monthly magazine, The Believer. McSweeney's also publishes Voice of Witness, a nonprofit book series that uses oral history to illuminate human rights crises around the world. Eggers is the co-founder of 826 National, a network of eight tutoring centers around the country and ScholarMatch, a nonprofit organization that connects students with resources, schools and donors to make college possible.

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    • The Circle

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 13 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8,076
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7,417
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7,437

    When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world's most powerful internet company, she feels she's been given the opportunity of a lifetime....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrifying look at a techno-destruction of privacy

    • By FinanceBuzz on 01-20-14

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Monk of Mokha

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 481
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 454
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 453

    The true story of a young Yemeni-American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee but finds himself trapped in Sana'a by civil war....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • MOVING THE NEEDLE

    • By Dog Fish on 02-20-18

    Regular price: $27.95

    • Zeitoun

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Firdous Bamji
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,202
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 734
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 744

    In his new nonfiction book, Zeitoun, New York Times best-selling author Dave Eggers tells a Hurricane Katrina story unlike any written before....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Something bold, ebullient, yet quiet

    • By Darwin8u on 10-08-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 13 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 639
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 508
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 510

    Dave Eggers scored a worldwide phenomenon with this memoir that topped national best-seller lists and has since become a staple for summer reading and book clubs....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It was hard to move onto another book after this!

    • By Traci on 07-26-12

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Parade

    • A Novel
    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    An unnamed country is leaving the darkness of a decade at war, and to commemorate the armistice, the government commissions a new road connecting two halves of the state. Two men, foreign contractors from the same company, are sent to finish the highway....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Another Challenging Eggers Work

    • By Tom on 03-25-19

    Regular price: $10.50

    • What Is the What

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 20 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,428
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 920
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 922

    Dave Eggers illuminates the history of the civil war in Sudan through the eyes of Valentino Achak Deng, a refugee now living in the United States....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Story Aching to be Told

    • By Susan on 04-24-13

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Heroes of the Frontier

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Lowman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 377
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 340
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 343

    Josie and her children's father have split up, she's been sued by a former patient and lost her dental practice, and she's grieving the death of a young man senselessly killed....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Where is my resolution?

    • By Jeff Bonasse on 08-04-16

    Regular price: $28.00

    • A Hologram for the King

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 396
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 360
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 359

    In a rising Saudi Arabian city, a struggling businessman pursues a last-ditch attempt to stave off foreclosure, pay his daughter’s college tuition, and finally do something great....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Subtle Paean to Emptiness, Failure & Loneliness

    • By Darwin8u on 07-30-12

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Various
    • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 110
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 96

    From Dave Eggers, best-selling author of The Circle, a tightly controlled, emotionally searching novel....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable!

    • By NicoleA2 on 01-07-15

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The Lifters

    • By: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Discover an underground world full of tunnels and mystery in this middle grade adventure from a best-selling, Pulitzer-nominated author....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bug!

    • By M. S. Donahue on 11-28-18

    Regular price: $32.20

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