Jonathan Lethem

Jonathan Lethem

This is a complete list of Jonathan Lethem books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

Recent/Upcoming Jonathan Lethem Books

March 19th, 2024: The Collapsing Frontier

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
9
Gun, With Occasional Music
1994
2
Amnesia Moon
1995
3
As She Climbed Across the Table
1997
4
Girl in Landscape
1998
5
6
Motherless Brooklyn
1999
6
Ninety Percent of Everything
2001
7
This Shape We're In
2001
8
10
The Fortress of Solitude
2003
9
You Don't Love Me Yet
2007
10
Chronic City
2009
11
Dissident Gardens
2013
12
A Gambler's Anatomy / The Blot
2016
13
4
The Feral Detective
2018
14
The Arrest
2020
15
7
Brooklyn Crime Novel
2023

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction in Publication Order

List of Jonathan Lethem Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye: Stories
1996
2
Starlight 2
1998
3
Nebula Awards 32: SFWA’s Choices for the Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year
1998
4
The Vintage Book of Amnesia
2000
5
A Galaxy Not So Far Away: Writers And Artists On Twenty Five Years Of " Star Wars "
2002
6
On the Rocks: The KGB Bar Fiction Anthology
2002
7
110 Stories
2004
8
Writers on Writers
2005
9
The Insomniac Reader
2005
10
Brooklyn Noir 2
2005
11
The Best American Essays 2005
2005
12
Feeling Very Strange
2006
13
Rewired
2007
14
The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy
2008
15
The Best American Essays 2008
2008
16
The Best of Cemetery Dance II
2008
17
Half-Minute Horrors
2009
18
The Secret History of Science Fiction
2009
19
Pen America: A Journal for Writers and Readers: 13 Lovers
2009
20
Crucified Dreams
2011
21
Super Stories of Heroes and Villains
2013
22
McSweeney's #44
2013
23
Beastie Boys Book
2018
24
The Best American Mystery Stories 2019
2019
25
8
Fight of the Century
2020
26
6
The Writer's Library
2020
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Jonathan Lethem: Biography

Jonathan Lethem was born on February 19th, 1964 and is currently 60 years old. Jonathan Lethem was born in Brooklyn, New York. Lethem attended Bennington College.

Jonathan Lethem is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 15 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1994 with the novel Gun, With Occasional Music. The most recently released novel was Brooklyn Crime Novel which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Jonathan at this time.

Jonathan Lethem has also written the Non-Fiction series which has 8 books including Da Capo Best Music Writing 2002 and The Disappointment Artist.

For incorporating the tropes of noir mysteries, westerns, science fiction, and comic books into stories that investigate the connection between high art and popular culture, Jonathan was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship in 2005.

Jonathan Lethem: Awards & Accolades

Lethem's books have won multiple awards, The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye: Stories won the World Fantasy Award, Collection, in 1997. Motherless Brooklyn won the Crime Writer's Association Award, Gold Dagger Award, in 2000.

Jonathan Lethem books have also been nominated for multiple awards, The Insipid Profession of Jonathan Hornebom was nominated for the World Fantasy Award, Novella, in 1996. The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye: Stories was nominated for the Otherwise Award, Best Science Fiction, in 1996. Starlight 2 was nominated for the World Fantasy Award, Anthology, in 1999. Procedure in Plain Air was nominated for the Shirley Jackson Award, Best Short Fiction, in 2009.

Jonathan Lethem: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Jonathan Lethem on Book Notification is The Fortress of Solitude, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Jonathan Lethem on Book Notification is The Feral Detective, a Standalone novel.

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  1. Stephen King, author of the The Dark Tower Series.
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  3. James Patterson, author of the Women's Murder Club Series.
  4. John Grisham, author of the Jake Brigance Series.
  5. Margaret Atwood, author of the The Handmaid's Tale Series.

Jonathan Lethem: F.A.Q

When was Jonathan Lethem Born? How old is Jonathan Lethem?

Jonathan Lethem was born on February 19th, 1964. Jonathan Lethem is currently 60 years old.

Where was Jonathan Lethem Born?

Jonathan Lethem was born in Brooklyn, New York and is American.

What book awards has Jonathan Lethem won?

The Wall of the Sky, the Wall of the Eye: Stories: World Fantasy Award Collection (1997).
Motherless Brooklyn: Crime Writer's Association Award Gold Dagger Award (2000).

What was the first book Jonathan Lethem wrote?

The first novel written by Jonathan Lethem was Gun, With Occasional Music, published in 1994.

What was the most recent book Jonathan Lethem wrote?

His most recently released work was Brooklyn Crime Novel on January 1st, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Jonathan Lethem?

Jonathan Lethem has a new book coming out on March 19th, 2024 called The Collapsing Frontier.

How many books has Jonathan Lethem written?

Jonathan Lethem has written 29 books. 15 Standalone Novels, 4 Short Stories/Novellas, 1 book in the Short Story Collections, 1 book in the Graphic Novels, 8 books in the Non-Fiction.

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