Michael Chabon
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Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon is the bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, A Model World, Wonder Boys, Werewolves in Their Youth, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, The Final Solution, The Yiddish Policemen's Union, Maps and Legends, Gentlemen of the Road, and the middle grade book Summerland.

He lives in Berkeley, California, with his wife, the novelist Ayelet Waldman, and their children. You can visit Michael online at www.michaelchabon.com

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Best Sellers

    • The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 26 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,367
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,051
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,073

    It's 1939, in New York City. Joe Kavalier, a young artist who has also been trained in the art of Houdiniesque escape, has just pulled off his greatest feat: smuggling himself out of Hitler's Prague....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Escape From Reality is a Worthy Challenge

    • By Dave on 07-11-12

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Yiddish Policemen's Union

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Peter Riegert
    • Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 587
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 542
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 537

    For 60 years Jewish refugees and their descendants have prospered in the federal district of Sitka, a temporary safe haven created in the wake of the Holocaust....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story and voice but what's with the music?

    • By Samantha Dunaway Bryant on 09-18-16

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Moonglow

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 14 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,216
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,107
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,105

    Moonglow unfolds as the deathbed confession, made to his grandson, of a man the narrator refers to only as "my grandfather". It is a tale of madness, of war and adventure....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Liked the [meandering] story; shameful narration

    • By Michael Rose on 02-01-17

    Regular price: $34.22

    • Manhood for Amateurs (Free Promotional Excerpt)

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Michael Chabon
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 158
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 162

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning author offers his first major work of nonfiction, an autobiographical narrative as inventive, beautiful, and powerful as his acclaimed, award-winning fiction....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • okay book.

    • By Slim on 04-26-16

    Regular price: $0.00

    • The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Chris Andrew Ciulla
    • Length: 8 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Michael Chabon masterfully renders the funny, tender, and captivating first-person narrative of Art Bechstein, whose confusion and heartache echo the tones of literary forebears like The Catcher in the Rye's Holden Caulfield and The Great Gatsby's Nick Carraway....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By George S. Pichon Jr. on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Wonder Boys

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: David Colacci
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 474
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 426
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 427

    Chabon's extraordinary story of one turbulent weekend in the life of a struggling writer, a satire of the permanent adolescence of the creative class....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good listening albeit rather slow

    • By MIGHTYA on 09-22-14

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Pops

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Michael Chabon
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    "Magical prose stylist" Michael Chabon (Michiko Kakutani, New York Times) delivers a collection of essays - heartfelt, humorous, insightful, wise - on the meaning of fatherhood....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Manhood for Amateurs, Part Deux

    • By Darwin8u on 05-21-18

    Regular price: $12.54

    • Gentlemen of the Road

    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Andre Braugher
    • Length: 4 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 211
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    They're an odd pair, to be sure: pale, rail-thin, black-clad Zelikman, a moody, itinerant physician fond of jaunty headgear, and ex-soldier Amram....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Incredible Story - Fitting Narrator!

    • By Reader on 12-01-09

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Summerland

    • A Novel
    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Michael Chabon
    • Length: 15 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 70

    Ethan Feld is having a terrible summer: His father has moved them to Clam Island, Washington, where Ethan has established himself as the least gifted baseball player the island has ever seen....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Summer Road Trip with my Kids

    • By spendthrift on 08-03-16

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Manhood for Amateurs

    • The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father, and Son
    • By: Michael Chabon
    • Narrated by: Michael Chabon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 209
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 122

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning author offers his first major work of nonfiction, an autobiographical narrative as inventive, beautiful, and powerful as his acclaimed, award-winning fiction....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome Book!

    • By David on 01-11-10

    Regular price: $25.09

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