Paul Auster is the best-selling author of Invisible, Moon Palace, Mr Vertigo, The Brooklyn Follies, The Book of Illusions and The New York Trilogy, among many other works. In 2006 he was awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature and inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Among his other honours are the Independent Spirit Award for the screenplay of Smoke and the Prix Medicis Etranger for Leviathan. He has also been short-listed for both the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award (The Book of Illusions) and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction (The Music of Chance). His work has been translated into more than thirty languages.
He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Great book, I loved reading it and it teaches you how to fly, what more do you want?Published 7 months ago by hula
Had potential, didn't live up to it.
Felt like one story that was nearly finished, and then two different stories, that weren't finished, shoehorned in.
I love Paul Auster and this is a favourite of mine, it almost has you believing it's possible to doPublished 14 months ago by V Neves Pedro
This book is always the first title I recommend for those readers that have yet to read any of Paul Auster's work. Read morePublished on 17 Jun. 2013 by Gemma E Davis
I'm glad this has the highest rating of all of his books because it is a truly unique, brilliant and moving story.Published on 13 May 2013 by alunmark