Paul Auster
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Paul Auster

Paul Auster is the bestselling author of Travels in the Scriptorium, The Brooklyn Follies, and Oracle Night. I Thought My Father Was God, the NPR National Story Project anthology, which he edited, was also a national bestseller. His work has been translated into thirty languages. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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Best Sellers

    • 4 3 2 1

    • A Novel
    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster
    • Length: 36 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 509
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 466
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 469

    Nearly two weeks early, on March 3, 1947, in the maternity ward of Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, New Jersey, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the one and only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Too much detail.

    • By Jax on 03-03-17

    Regular price: $48.19

    • The New York Trilogy

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 450
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 386
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 384

    Paul Auster's signature work, The New York Trilogy, consists of three interlocking novels....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best audiobook I've heard

    • By Lakeman on 01-02-15

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Moon Palace

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72

    Against the mythical dreamscape of America, Auster brilliantly weaves the bizarre narrative of Marco Stanley Fogg, an orphan searching for love, his father, and the key to the riddle of his origin and fate....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I don't get it, I thoroughly enjoy it though.

    • By Æ Mann on 08-16-17

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Here and Now

    • Letters (2008–2011)
    • By: Paul Auster, J. M. Coetzee
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster, J. M. Coetzee
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    Paul Auster and J. M. Coetzee had been reading each other’s books for years, the two writers did not meet until February 2008....

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The Book of Illusions

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 75

    After losing his wife and two young sons in an airplane crash, professor David Zimmer spends his waking hours in a blur of alcoholic grief and self-pity....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Hmmm....

    • By Gene on 10-05-04

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Timbuktu

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 498
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 416
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 421

    Mr. Bones, the canine hero of this astonishing book, is the sidekick and confidant of Willy G. Christmas, a brilliant and troubled homeless man from Brooklyn....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Should I Have Said Gehrig?

    • By Dubi on 11-10-14

    Regular price: $26.96

    • The Music of Chance

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Marc Vietor
    • Length: 7 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 46

    For Jim Nashe, it all started when he came into a small inheritance and left Boston in pursuit of a "life of freedom"....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved that I hated it

    • By Kirk sanchez on 05-10-17

    Regular price: $34.95

    • The Brooklyn Follies

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 368
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 211
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 209

    The Brooklyn Follies is Paul Auster's warmest, most exuberant novel, a moving and unforgettable hymn to the glories and mysteries of ordinary human life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brooklyn IS Still the World

    • By Roni on 04-12-07

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Oracle Night

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

    It is September 18, 1982, and for the next nine days Orr will live under the spell of this blank book, trapped inside a world of eerie premonitions and bewildering events....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Master Speaks

    • By Dean on 09-20-05

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Sunset Park

    • By: Paul Auster
    • Narrated by: Paul Auster
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Twenty-eight-year-old Miles is haunted by guilt for having inadvertently caused the death of his stepbrother, an incident that caused him to flee New York seven years previously....

    Regular price: $15.26

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