Saul Bellow
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Saul Bellow

Saul Bellow won the Pulitzer Prize for his novel HUMBOLDT'S GIFT in 1975, and in 1976 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature 'for the human understanding and subtle analysis of contemporary culture that are combined in his work.' He is the only novelist to receive three National Book Awards, for THE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH, HERZOG, and MR. SAMMLER'S PLANET
Photo by Keith Botsford [CC BY 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • The Adventures of Augie March

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Tom Parker
    • Length: 22 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 389
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 300
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 305

    Augie is a poor but exuberant boy growing up in Chicago during the Depression....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful story, wonderful reader

    • By Sarah on 02-07-11

    Regular price: $34.96

    • Herzog

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 15 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 228
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 173
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 175

    Winner of the National Book Award when it was first published in 1964, Herzog traces five days in the life of a failed academic whose wife has recently left him for his best friend....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Grows Within You

    • By Chris Reich on 08-06-11

    Regular price: $21.68

    • Henderson the Rain King

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 14 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 251
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 177
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 175

    A hilarious, often ribald story, Henderson the Rain King is also a profound look at the forces that drive a man through life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing Book on Many Levels

    • By Chris Reich on 10-07-14

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Seize the Day

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    Fading charmer Tommy Wilhelm has reached his day of reckoning and is scared. In his forties, he still retains a boyish impetuousness that has brought him to the brink of chaos....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A sad day in the life of a man

    • By Baba on 07-23-15

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Humboldt's Gift

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Christopher Hurt
    • Length: 18 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 155
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 97

    For years, they were the best of friends: the grand, erratic Humboldt and the ambitious young Charlie....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book, Great Reader

    • By Scott on 05-10-08

    Regular price: $31.47

    • The Dean's December

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 13 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Albert Corde is a professor of journalism and dean of students at a Chicago university. He and his wife, Minna, travel to Bucharest, Romania, where Minna's mother has suffered a stroke....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Another novel ruined by a poor narration.

    • By BarelyAudible on 01-30-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Dangling Man

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Kirby Heyborne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    Expecting to be inducted into the army during World War II, Joseph has given up his job and carefully prepared for his departure to the battlefront....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • thoughtful

    • By Jacob Arnon on 04-09-12

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Mr. Sammler's Planet

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Wolfram Kandinsky
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 31

    Mr. Artur Sammler is a man who has lasted, from the civilized England of the '20s and '30s through the war and death camps in Poland....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • America is heading to a disastrous fall

    • By Jose on 10-07-16

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Actual

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: A. C. Fellner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In this wise and dazzling work of fiction, Nobel laureate Saul Bellow writes comically and tragically about the tenacity of first love....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love this late Bellow

    • By Dundas I. Flaherty on 07-30-16

    Regular price: $14.67

    • More Die of Heartbreak

    • By: Saul Bellow
    • Narrated by: Ramiz Monsef
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Kenneth Trachtenberg, an eccentric and witty native of Paris, travels to the Midwest to spend time with his famous American uncle....

    Regular price: $24.47

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