The Music of Chance is Paul Auster's unsettling tale of chance, gambling and rootlessness, Kafkaesque and quintessentially American at the same time.
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About the Author
Paul Auster is the best-selling author of Winter Journal, Sunset Park
, Man in the Dark, The Brooklyn Follies, The Book of Illusions, 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
). His work has been translated into more than thirty languages. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.