The locked room

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Sun & Moon Press, 1986 - Fiction - 179 pages
22 Reviews
When Fanshawe disappears, his wife, Sophie, contacts the narrator in hopes that he, one of Fanshawe's childhood friends, can solve the mystery

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Review: The Locked Room (New York Trilogy #3)

User Review  - S Stevens - Goodreads

I really enjoyed the writing style throughout this series and enjoyed being completely confused. However, if you're going to read this bear in mind that you're going to have to read analysis on the web to get any kind of idea about what just happened. Read full review

Review: The Locked Room (New York Trilogy #3)

User Review  - Salva - Goodreads

Is it me or there was little of interest in this book or the other two preceding books! The search for the identity was somehow interesting but that was it! I didn't enjoy reading it, unfortunately ... Read full review


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Paul Auster was born on February 3, 1947, in Newark, New Jersey. He received a B.A. and a M.A. in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University. In addition to his career as a writer, Auster has been a census taker, tutor, merchant seaman, little-league baseball coach, and a telephone operator. He started his writing career as a translator. He soon gained popularity for the detective novels that make up his New York Trilogy. His other works include The Invention of Solitude; Leviathan; Moon Palace; Facing the Music; In the Country of Last Things; The Music of Chance; Mr. Vertigo; and The Brooklyn Follies. In addition to his novels, Auster has written screenplays and directed several films. He is the recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and a French Prix Medicis for Foreign Literature.

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