Regular price: $9.95

Free with 30-day trial
Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month
OR
In Cart

Publisher's Summary

A life in literature.

John Updike has contributed fiction, poetry, essays, and criticism to The New Yorker for the past half century. He is the author of more than 50 books, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning novels Rabbit Is Rich and Rabbit at Rest, and, most recently, the novel Villages, parts of which first appeared in the magazine. His story "The Roads of Home" was published in the February 7th issue. Still Looking, a collection of his art essays, was published in October.

David Remnick is the editor of The New Yorker.

Listen to more John Updike.

Want to listen to The New Yorker? Get the latest issue or subscribe and have new editions of The New Yorker delivered to My Library each week.

© and (P)2005 The New Yorker

What members say

Average Customer Ratings

Overall

  • 3.8 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    2
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1

Performance

  • 4.0 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Story

  • 3.0 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1
No Reviews are Available