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Small Town & Rural

Under the Wave at Waimea

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(922 reviews)

"Theroux's work is like no one else's." -Francine Prose, New York Times Book Review From legendary writer Paul Theroux comes an atmospheric novel following a big-wave surfer as he confronts aging, privilege, mortality, and... See More

$13.49 $13.99 Price verified 10 hours ago
Travel

Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Capetown

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(904 reviews)

The legendary travel writer's thrilling and dangerous account of his journey across Africa A rattletrap bus, dugout canoe, cattle truck, armed convoy, ferry, and train. In the course of his epic and enlightening journey... See More

$14.49 $14.99 Price verified 22 hours ago
Contemporary Fiction

Picture Palace: A Novel

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(17 reviews)

"Never a dull moment... Vivid and deft." -- New York Review of Books Maude Pratt is a legend, a photographer famous for her cutting-edge techniques and uncanny ability to strip away the masks of the world's most... See More

$7.99 $8.49 Save 6% Price verified one day ago
Literary Fiction

A Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta: A Novel

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(98 reviews)

A travel writer is drawn into a strange criminal case, and an even stranger romantic affair, in a novel that brings India "brilliantly, blazingly to life" (The Washington Post). When Jerry Delfont, an aimless, blocked... See More

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Travel

The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia

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(881 reviews)

The acclaimed author recounts his epic journey across Europe and Asia in this international bestselling classic of travel literature: "Compulsive reading" (Graham Greene). In 1973, Paul Theroux embarked on a four-month... See More

$11.99 Price verified 10 hours ago
Travel

Riding the Iron Rooster: By Train Through China

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(293 reviews)

The acclaimed travel writer chronicles a year of train travel across China in a revealing travelogue that "gives the reader much to relish and think about" (Publishers Weekly). The author of the train travel classics The... See More

$11.99 Price verified 10 hours ago
Travel

Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads

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(1,154 review)

The acclaimed author of The Great Railway Bazaar takes a revealing journey through the Southern US in a "vivid contemporary portrait of rural life" (Atlanta Journal-Constitution). Paul Theroux has spent decades roaming... See More

$2.99 $9.40 Save 68% Price verified 21 hours ago
Literature & Fiction

Hotel Honolulu: A Novel

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(306 reviews)

A writer turned Hawaiian hotel manager observes the many lives that pass through his rooms in this novel by the author of The Great Railway Bazaar. A New York Times Notable Book In this wickedly satiric romp, a... See More

$11.99 Price verified 13 hours ago
Literary Fiction

The Bad Angel Brothers: A Novel

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(134 reviews)

From the legendary American master Paul Theroux comes a brilliant new novel of chilling psychological depth, the tale of a younger brother whose lifelong rivalry with his older brother -- a powerful lawyer with a pattern of... See More

$12.99 Price verified 15 hours ago
Literary Fiction

Saint Jack: A Novel

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(93 reviews)

An American pimp in Singapore finds his life of pleasure turning against him in this comic novel by the acclaimed author of The Great Railway Bazaar. Once a small-time American hustler, Jack Flowers found his calling when... See More

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Contemporary Fiction

The Elephanta Suite

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(121 reviews)

In this "candid, perceptive and intelligent" trio of novellas, the acclaimed travel writer presents tales of Westerners transformed by sojourns in India (Independent, UK). These three intertwined novellas by the author of... See More

$2.99 $11.99 Save 75% Price verified 4 hours ago
Travel

The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific

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(431 reviews)

The author of The Great Railway Bazaar explores the South Pacific by kayak: "This exhilarating epic ranks with [his] best travel books" (Publishers Weekly). In one of his most exotic and adventuresome journeys, travel... See More

$2.99 $12.91 Save 77% Price verified 5 hours ago
Literature & Fiction

Kowloon Tong: A Novel of Hong Kong

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(57 reviews)

In this "moody thriller," a family business is targeted for takeover as control of Hong Kong shifts from the British to the Chinese (The New York Times). Ninety-nine years of colonial rule are ending as the British... See More

$11.01 Price verified 21 hours ago
Literary Fiction

Blinding Light: A Novel

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(65 reviews)

Slade Steadman's lone opus, published twenty years ago, was Trespassing, a cult classic about his travels through dozens of countries without benefit of passport. With his soon-to-be-ex-girlfriend Ava in tow, Steadman sets... See More

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Contemporary Fiction

My Other Life

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(59 reviews)

In the Washington Post Book World, Sven Birkerts called this exuberant novel "a complex and gripping work of invention and confession... I understood again how the prose of a true writer can bring us to a world beyond." The... See More

$11.49 $11.99 Price verified one day ago
Travel

Fresh Air Fiend: Travel Writings

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(69 reviews)

Paul Theroux's first collection of essays and articles devoted entirely to travel writing, FRESH AIR FIEND touches down on five continents and floats through most seas in between to deliver a literary adventure of the first... See More

$15.99 Price verified 8 hours ago
Literature & Fiction

My Secret History

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(203 reviews)

"Theroux's best novel in years." CHICAGO TRIBUNE MY SECRET HISTORY is Paul Theroux's tour de force. It is the story of Andre Parent, a writer, a world traveler, a lover of every kind of woman he chances to meet in a life... See More

$12.99 Price verified 19 hours ago
Travel

Figures In A Landscape: People and Places

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(173 reviews)

"A portrait of an optimist with curiosity and affection for humanity in all its forms." -- The New York Times Book Review "Theroux is at the top of his game with his third collection of essays, a magisterial grouping of... See More

$13.99 Price verified 3 hours ago
Literature & Fiction

Mother Land

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(181 reviews)

"Theroux possesses a fabulously nasty sense of humor." -- Stephen King, New York Times Book Review To those in her Cape Cod town, Mother is an exemplar of piety, frugality, and hard work. To her husband and seven... See More

$13.99 Price verified 16 hours ago
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