Paul Theroux

Paul Theroux

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Burma Sahib was the most recently released book by Paul Theroux, on February 6th, 2024.

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Paul Theroux Stats: The highest rated book by Paul Theroux on Book Notification is Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads, a Non-Fiction book. The second-highest rated book is The Elephanta Suite, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Paul Theroux on Book Notification is The Old Patagonian Express: By Train Through the Americas, a Non-Fiction book. The second most read book is The Great Railway Bazaar, a Non-Fiction book.

Below is a complete list of Paul Theroux books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Spencer Monroe Savage Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Fong and the Indians
1968
2
Waldo
1968
3
Girls at Play
1969
4
Jungle Lovers
1971
5
Saint Jack
1973
6
The Black House
1974
7
The Family Arsenal
1976
8
Picture Palace
1978
9
The Mosquito Coast
1981
10
O-Zone
1986
11
My Secret History
1989
12
Millroy the Magician
1993
13
My Other Life
1996
14
Kowloon Tong
1997
15
Hotel Honolulu
2001
16
Blinding Light
2005
17
8
The Elephanta Suite
2007
18
6
A Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta
2009
19
The Lower River
2012
20
Mother Land
2017
21
Under the Wave at Waimea
2021
22
The Bad Angel Brothers
2022
23
Burma Sahib
2024

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
V.S. Naipaul
1972
2
8
The Great Railway Bazaar
1975
3
8
The Old Patagonian Express: By Train Through the Americas
1979
4
To the Ends of the Earth: The Selected Travels
1980
5
The Kingdom by the Sea
1983
6
Sailing Through China
1984
7
The Imperial Way: By Rail from Peshawar to Chittagong
1985
8
Patagonia Revisited (With: Bruce Chatwin)
1985
9
Sunrise with Seamonsters
1985
10
Nowhere Is a Place (With: Bruce Chatwin)
1986
11
8
Riding the Iron Rooster
1988
12
Travelling the World
1990
13
6
The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific
1992
14
The Pillars of Hercules
1995
15
Slow Trains to Simla
1996
16
Sir Vidia's Shadow
1998
17
Nurse Wolf and Dr. Sacks
2001
18
Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town
2002
19
2 Stars
2005
20
Ghost Train to the Eastern Star
2008
21
The Tao of Travel: Enlightenments from Lives on the Road
2011
22
The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari
2013
23
10
Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads
2015
24
Figures in a Landscape: People and Places
2018
25
On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey
2019

List of Paul Theroux Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The 23rd Pan Book of Horror Stories
1982
2
Granta 10
1984
3
City Sleuths and Tough Guys
1989
4
The Literary Traveller
1994
5
A Tangled Web
2005
6
Cape Town Calling
2010
7
Fakes: An Anthology of Pseudo-Interviews, Faux-Lectures, Quasi-Letters, "Found" Texts, and Other Fraudulent Artifacts
2012
8
The Best American Travel Writing 2014
2014
9
Life Is Short – Art Is Shorter: In Praise of Brevity
2015
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Paul Theroux: Biography

Paul Theroux was born on April 10th, 1941 and is currently 83 years old. Paul Theroux was born in Medford, Massachusetts.

Paul Theroux is probably best known for their Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 25 books available. The first was released in 1972 with the book V.S. Naipaul. The most recently released book was On the Plain of Snakes: A Mexican Journey which was released in 2019. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Paul at this time.

Paul Theroux: Awards & Accolades

Paul Theroux books have been nominated for multiple awards, The Mosquito Coast was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction - Hardcover, in 1983. The Tao of Travel: Enlightenments from Lives on the Road was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Travel and Outdoors, in 2011.

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Paul Theroux: F.A.Q

When was Paul Theroux Born? How old is Paul Theroux?

Paul Theroux was born on April 10th, 1941. Paul Theroux is currently 83 years old.

Where was Paul Theroux Born?

Paul Theroux was born in Medford, Massachusetts, .

What was the first book Paul Theroux wrote?

The first novel written by Paul Theroux was Fong and the Indians, published in 1968.

What was the most recent book Paul Theroux wrote?

Their most recently released work was Burma Sahib on February 6th, 2024.

Will there be any more books by Paul Theroux?

Paul Theroux does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Paul Theroux written?

Paul Theroux has written 68 books. 2 books in the Spencer Monroe Savage Series, 23 Standalone Novels, 9 Short Stories/Novellas, 9 books in the Collections, 25 books in the Non-Fiction Books.

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