Herman Wouk
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Herman Wouk

Herman Wouk earned his living as a scriptwriter for Fred Allen before serving in World War II. His career as a novelist spans nearly six decades and has brought him resounding international acclaim. He lives in Palm Springs, California.

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    • The Winds of War

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 45 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,445
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,722
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,721

    Herman Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events - and all the drama, romance, heroism, and tragedy of World War II - as it immerses us in the lives of a single American family....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 45 hours + 56 hours = 102 hours of listening

    • By Jan on 10-25-13

    Regular price: $39.95

    • War and Remembrance

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 56 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,673
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4,186
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,167

    Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II stands as the crowning achievement of one of America's most celebrated storytellers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What can I say that hasn't already been said??

    • By aaron on 01-31-12

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Marjorie Morningstar

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman
    • Length: 28 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 334
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 287
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 283

    Marjorie Morningstar is a love story. It presents one of the greatest characters in modern fiction: Marjorie, the pretty 17-year-old who left the respectability of New York's Central Park West to join the theater.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thoroughly Enjoyed!

    • By Teresa Levite on 06-20-12

    Regular price: $39.95

    • The Caine Mutiny

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 26 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,978
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,706
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,701

    Having inspired a classic film and Broadway play, The Caine Mutiny is Herman Wouk's boldly dramatic, brilliantly entertaining novel of life—and mutiny—on a Navy warship in the Pacific theater....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Even Better than the Movie

    • By James on 06-20-12

    Regular price: $39.95

    • The Hope

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Mark Ashby
    • Length: 24 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    Starting in 1948 and reaching its climax during the Six-Day War of 1967, The Hope begins the story of Israel, a country fighting for its life. Zev Barak, Sam Pasternak, Don Kishote, and Benny Luria are all officers in the Israeli Army, caught up in the sweep of history....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favorite books along with The Gory!

    • By Deborah on 10-26-18

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Don't Stop the Carnival

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Angelo Di Loreto
    • Length: 13 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 64

    It's every parrothead's dream: to leave behind the rat race of the workaday world and start life all over again. It's the story of Norman Paperman, a New York City press agent who, facing the onset of middle age, runs away to a Caribbean island to reinvent himself as a hotel keeper....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Silly but Charming. Funny, Smart and Memorable.

    • By Kelly on 10-20-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • This Is My God

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Aaron Abano
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    This Is My God is Herman Wouk's famous introduction to Judaism completely updated and revised with a new chapter, "Israel at 40"....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • good not great.

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-01-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Glory

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Mark Ashby
    • Length: 24 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    The Glory plunges into the violence and upheaval of the Six-Day War of 1967 - and continues the dramatic story of Israel’s struggle for survival. A sprawling, action-packed novel, Wouk takes listeners through the terrors of the Yom Kippur War, the famous Entebbe rescue, and more....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Historical story of Israel

    • By Kindle Customer on 11-26-18

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Youngblood Hawke

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Nick Sullivan
    • Length: 41 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Arthur Youngblood Hawke, an ex-Navy man moves from rural Kentucky to New York to assault the citadel of New York publishing with his first novel, an oversized manuscript that becomes an instant success....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • More than a good yarn

    • By Arken on 10-24-18

    Regular price: $39.95

    • The Language God Talks: On Science and Religion

    • By: Herman Wouk
    • Narrated by: Bob Walter
    • Length: 5 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35

    Brilliantly written, The Language God Talks is a scintillating and lively investigation and a worthy addition to the literature.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Must read if you're a big Wouk Fan

    • By Stephen on 04-03-14

    Regular price: $21.66

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