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Paul Bowles

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    • The Sheltering Sky

    • By: Paul Bowles
    • Narrated by: Jennifer Connelly
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 608
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 554
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 554

    The Sheltering Sky is a landmark of 20th-century literature, a novel of existential despair that examines the limits of humanity when it touches the unfathomable emptiness of the desert....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Teacup Full of Sand on the Highest Dune

    • By Mel on 03-15-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Spider's House

    • By: Paul Bowles
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 16 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 46

    Set in Fez, Morocco, during that country's 1954 nationalist uprising, The Spider's House is perhaps Paul Bowles's most beautifully subtle novel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delicious

    • By D. Donohue on 03-05-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Stories of Paul Bowles

    • By: Paul Bowles
    • Narrated by: Nicola Barber, Joe Barrett, Victor Bevine, and others
    • Length: 28 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    An American literary cult figure, Paul Bowles established his legacy with the novel The Sheltering Sky....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mesmerizing and beautifully produced

    • By D. Donohue on 02-11-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Let It Come Down

    • By: Paul Bowles
    • Narrated by: Marc Vietor
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Paul Bowles here plots the doomed trajectory of Nelson Dyar, a New York bank teller who comes to Tangier in search of a different life and ends up giving in to his darkest impulses....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Up Above the World

    • By: Paul Bowles
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    On the terrace of an elaborate hilltop apartment overlooking a Central American capital, four people sit making polite conversation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mysterious all the way through

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-21-12

    Regular price: $21.95

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