Max Barry
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Max Barry

Max Barry (1973-) is the author of five novels, including "Lexicon," the New York Times Notable Book "Jennifer Government," and "Syrup," now a film starring Amber Heard. He is the creator of the online political simulation game "NationStates," for which he is far more famous among high school students and poli-sci majors than his novels. He lives in Melbourne, Australia, with his wife and two daughters.

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    • Lexicon

    • By: Max Barry
    • Narrated by: Heather Corrigan, Zach Appelman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,624
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,385
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,394

    At an exclusive school somewhere outside of Arlington, Virginia, students aren't taught history, geography, or mathematics - at least not in the usual ways....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fasten your seat belt...

    • By Tango on 06-22-13

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Jennifer Government

    • By: Max Barry
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 556
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 312
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 316

    In Max Barry's hilarious vision of the near future, the world is run by giant American corporations, and employees take the last names of the companies they work for....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun Allegory

    • By Steven F Giovanni on 01-11-10

    Regular price: $26.60

    • Company

    • By: Max Barry
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 536
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 193
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 197

    Nestled among Seattle's skyscrapers, The Zephyr Holdings Building is a bleak rectangle topped by an orange-and-black logo that gives no hint of Zephyr's business....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Characters brought to life

    • By Michael on 05-10-07

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Syrup

    • By: Maxx Barry
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 242
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 167

    When Scat comes up with an idea for the hottest new soda ever, he's sure he'll retire as the next savvy marketing success story....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect Satire

    • By Kris on 03-24-09

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Machine Man

    • By: Max Barry
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 197
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 170
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 169

    Scientist Charles Neumann loses a leg in an industrial accident. It's not a tragedy. It's an opportunity. Charlie always thought his body could be better....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Better living through engineering?

    • By Ken on 09-04-11

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Lexicon [German Edition]

    • By: Max Barry
    • Narrated by: Martin Bross
    • Length: 14 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Wil Parke ist ein einfacher Zimmermann. Oder zumindest glaubt er das. Bis er auf einer Flughafentoilette in Portland von zwei Männern angegriffen wird...

    Regular price: $25.63

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