Hunter S. Thompson
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Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson's books include Fear and Loathing in America, Screwjack, Hell's Angels, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Proud Highway, Better Than Sex, The Rum Diary, and Kingdom of Fear. He was contributor to various national and international publications, including a weekly sports column for ESPN Online. Thompson died February 2005.

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    • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,516
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,895
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,894

    No book ever written has more perfectly captured the spirit of the 1960s counterculture....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Too Much Fear and Loathing

    • By Hugh on 05-21-11

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Hell's Angels

    • A Strange and Terrible Saga
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,210
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,084
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,077

    First published in 1966, Hell’s Angels is Thompson’s up-close and personal look at the infamous motorcycle gang during the time when its moniker was most feared....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love hunter s.

    • By cody on 06-24-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Rum Diary

    • A Novel
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 408
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 369

    Begun in 1959 by a 22-year-old Hunter S. Thompson, The Rum Diary is a brilliant love story of jealousy, treachery, and violent alcoholic lust in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the late 1950s....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • i own this paperback..

    • By Peter on 03-26-13

    Regular price: $22.63

    • Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone

    • The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Phil Gigante
    • Length: 17 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 382
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 339
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 335

    “Buy the ticket, take the ride,” was a favorite slogan of Hunter S. Thompson, and it pretty much defined both his work and his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Buy the ticket...this is a great compilation.

    • By Shaun on 11-21-11

    Regular price: $29.99

    • Fear and Loathing

    • On the Campaign Trail '72
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 17 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 243
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 217
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219

    Thompson’s follow-up to The Proud Highway, this second volume of private, never-before-published letters spans the years 1968 through 1976....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love the book, not the performance.

    • By Reno on 07-29-13

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Great Shark Hunt

    • Strange Tales from a Strange Time
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 29 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 181
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 155
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157

    Originally published in 1979, the first volume of the best-selling "Gonzo Papers" is now back in print....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Like HST but...

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-26-13

    Regular price: $48.99

    • Fear and Loathing in America

    • The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist, 1968 - 1976
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 32 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    Spanning the years between 1968 and 1976, these never-before-published letters show Thompson building his legend....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • HST fans must read

    • By GanjaPlanta on 12-02-14

    Regular price: $45.47

    • Generation of Swine

    • Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49

    Generation of Swine, the second volume of the legendary Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's best-selling Gonzo Papers, was first published in 1988 and is now back in print....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gonzo Papers, vol 2

    • By Paul on 10-01-13

    Regular price: $25.86

    • The Proud Highway

    • Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman, 1955-1967 (The Gonzo Letters, Book 1)
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 27 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52

    Here is the private and most intimate correspondence of one of America's most influential and incisive journalists - Hunter S.Thompson....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a really good way to get to know hunter

    • By GanjaPlanta on 11-14-14

    Regular price: $45.47

    • Hey Rube

    • Blood Sport, the Bush Doctrine, and the Downward Spiral of Dumbness
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 66

    A provocative collection of rants and reflections from Thompson’s columns at ESPN.com, Hey Rube offers outrageously brilliant insight on topics ranging from the 2000 election to his unconventional take on professional sports....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A bit of the best, a bit of the... not best.

    • By Meagan on 08-03-12
    • Blood Sport, the Bush Doctrine, and the Downward Spiral of Dumbness
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Release date: 06-26-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 70 ratings

    Regular price: $5.88

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