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 2,394
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,787
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,786

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

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gonzo Lives!

    • By Lawrence P. Allen on 01-03-06

    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 1,136
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,017
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,009

    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

    • 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 377
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 334
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 330

    “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: $24.49

    • 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 170
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147

    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

    • 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 224
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 202
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204

    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 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 394
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 353
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 356

    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

    • The Curse of Lono

    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164

    This enormously eccentric book takes listeners on a crazy journey with renowned gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • "okay" HST

    • By ershe on 06-16-16

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Kingdom of Fear

    • Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68

    Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson penned groundbreaking works as outrageous—and provocative—as the author himself....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Only for the most hardcore fans of HST.

    • By Shaun on 11-28-12
    • Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century
    • By: Hunter S. Thompson
    • Narrated by: Scott Sowers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Release date: 02-27-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 81 ratings

    Regular price: $24.49

    • 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 65
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    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 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    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

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