Books Of The Times: Dave Eggers’s New Novel, ‘a Hologram For The King’

Dave Eggers has written a new novel set in Saudi Arabia that introduces a distinctive voice.

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  • Books by the Bay:
    With novels by Dave Eggers, Jacqueline Winspear and Ellen Sussman ... As in his previous novels, "A Hologram for the King" and "The Circle," Eggers considers America's ills -- surveillance, the militarization of cities, and the bleak prospects for even ...
    06/27/2014 - 1:04 pm | View Link
  • Book Review: Dave Eggers' 'Your Fathers' is angry take on changing world
    (Knopf), by Dave Eggers Dave Eggers is ... "Fathers" comes on the heels of two recent Eggers novels that have edged around the idea that something is fundamentally broken in American society. If Eggers' "A Hologram for the King" was an almost polite ...
    06/24/2014 - 3:58 am | View Link
  • ‘The Circle’ by Dave Eggers
    When I finished reading Dave Eggers’s chilling and caustic ... with no possibility of escape.” “The Circle” is biting, even vicious at times. Despite the polemics, Eggers raises timely questions about transparency, privacy, democracy, and the ...
    10/19/2013 - 2:24 pm | View Link
  • Dave Eggers to sign books Sunday at Boswell
    Dave Eggers visits Milwaukee Sunday afternoon to sign ... floundering professionally and personally in Saudi Arabia. In his New York Times review of the book, Pico Iyer called "Hologram" "a clear, supremely readable parable of America in the global economy ...
    02/1/2013 - 7:56 am | View Link
  • Michiko Kakutani’s 10 Favorite Books of 2012
    A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING by Dave Eggers (McSweeney’s Books ... There are visual hallucinations (like seeing Kermit the “Sesame Street” frog several times a day), auditory hallucinations (hearing music or voices), and hallucinations produced by ...
    12/20/2012 - 7:00 pm | View Link
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  • Book Review
    This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: Correction: September 6, 2009 A review on Aug. 16 about “Zeitoun,” Dave Eggers ’s ...
    10/20/2014 - 4:11 pm | View Website
  • Dave Eggers
    Dave Eggers (born March 12, 1970) is an American writer, editor, and publisher. He is known for the best-selling memoir A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius and ...
    10/20/2014 - 10:06 am | View Website
  • The Circle: Dave Eggers: 9780385351393: Books
    An Amazon Best Book of the Month, October 2013: As a fiction writer, indie publishing icon and education activist Dave Eggers neither suffers fools gladly nor treads ...
    10/20/2014 - 8:04 am | View Website
  • What Is the What By Dave Eggers
    Dave Eggers’s “What Is the What” is, like “Huckleberry Finn,” a picaresque novel of adolescence. But the injustices, horrors and follies that ...
    10/20/2014 - 7:21 am | View Website
  • Dave Eggers: Books, Biography, Blog ...
    Visit's Dave Eggers Page and shop for all Dave Eggers books and other Dave Eggers related products (DVD, CDs, Apparel). Check out pictures, bibliography ...
    10/20/2014 - 12:26 am | View Website
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