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- McClelland & Stewart 2009; US$ 17.99
Paul Theroux returns to India with a stylish and gripping novel of crime and obsession in Calcutta. In A Dead Hand , Paul Theroux brings to dramatic life a dark and twisted narrative of obsession and need. When Jerry Delfont, a travel writer with writer?s block, receives a letter from a captivating and seductive American philanthropist with news... more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2009; US$ 18.00
National Bestseller In Ghost Train to the Eastern Star , Theroux recreates an epic journey he took thirty years ago, a giant loop by train (mostly) through Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, China, Japan, and Siberia. In short, he traverses all of Asia top to bottom, and end to end. In the three decades... more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 27.99
This beautiful collection of travel wisdom is the perfect gift for any Theroux fan, and will equally delight seasoned travelers, young adventurers, and everyone in between. Few have traveled more than Paul Theroux, and fewer have crafted the original, perceptive, and entertaining body of work that he has. The Tao of Travel is a departure for him:... more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2010; US$ 14.95
A master of the travel narrative gives us three intertwined novellas of Westerners transformed by their sojourns in India. This startling and satisfying book captures the tumult, ambition, hardship, and serenity that mark today?s India. Paul Theroux?s characters risk venturing far beyond the subcontinent?s well-worn paths to discover woe or truth... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 11.99
"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 as varied as a man can lead. From his days as an altar boy, to his job as a teenaged lifeguard, and then as a youth caught between... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 7.99
"Travel writing at its best." THE HOUSTON POST Author and travel writer Paul Theroux does what no one else can: he travels to the isolated, unusual, and fascinating spots of the world, and creates an elegy to them that makes readers feel they are traveling with him. Evocative, breathtaking, intriguing, here is the armchair traveler's guide to the sites... more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2013; US$ 21.00
For all Theroux travel writing fans and particularly the legions of lovers of Dark Star Safari and Eastern Star . Acclaimed travel writer Paul Theroux resumes the African trip recounted in his brilliant Dark Star Safari , from Cairo to Capetown down the right-hand of Africa. For ten years he longed to return Capetown, and travel up... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2001; US$ 15.95
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 order, with the incomparable Paul Theroux as a guide. From the crisp quiet of a solitary week spent in the snowbound Maine woods... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2004; US$ 15.95
In Dark Star Safari the wittily observant and endearingly irascible Paul Theroux takes readers the length of Africa by rattletrap bus, dugout canoe, cattle truck, armed convoy, ferry, and train. In the course of his epic and enlightening journey, he endures danger, delay, and dismaying circumstances. Gauging the state of affairs, he talks to Africans,... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012; US$ 14.95
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 out for Ecuador?s jungle in search of a rare hallucinogenic drug and the cure for his writer?s block. Amid a gang of thrill-seeking... more...