The locked room

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Sun & Moon Press, 1986 - Fiction - 179 pages
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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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The locked room

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In this final volume of his New York Trilogy, Auster once again leaves the reader pondering the deeper implications of the mystery just concluded. On the surface we are given the story of the narrator ... Read full review

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

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The best out of the New York Trilogy...though the other two weren't so great. This one is a continuation of the first novel in the installment, City of Glass. Less philosophical than City of Glass and ... 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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