David Foster Wallace
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David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace wrote the acclaimed novels Infinite Jest and The Broom of the System and the story collections Oblivion, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, and Girl With Curious Hair. His nonfiction includes the essay collections Consider the Lobster and A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again, and the full-length work Everything and More. He died in 2008.

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    • Infinite Jest

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Sean Pratt
    • Length: 56 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    Somewhere in the not-so-distant future the residents of Ennet House, a Boston halfway house for recovering addicts, and students at the nearby Enfield Tennis Academy are ensnared in the search for the master copy of Infinite Jest, a movie said to be so dangerously entertaining its viewers become entranced and expire in a state of catatonic bliss.... 

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book, Great Performance, but no End Notes.

    • By His Three Calls to Cormac on 06-03-19

    Regular price: £29.99

    • Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: David Foster Wallace, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Cerveris, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Highlights
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 48

    David Foster Wallace made an art of taking readers into places no other writer even gets near....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Abridged?

    • By Penthesilea on 20-06-17

    Regular price: £18.19

    • Consider the Lobster and Other Essays (Selected Essays)

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: David Foster Wallace
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98

    In what is sure to be a much-talked-about exploration of distinctly modern subjects, one of the sharpest minds of our time delves into some of life's most delicious topics....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wallace

    • By Kyle Kennedy on 05-10-17

    Regular price: £16.09

    • David Foster Wallace: In His Own Words

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: David Foster Wallace
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 30

    Collected here for the first time are the stories and speeches of David Foster Wallace as read by the author himself....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Essential DFW

    • By Michaela Taylor on 19-04-16

    Regular price: £27.89

    • This Is Water: The Original David Foster Wallace Recording

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: David Foster Wallace
    • Length: 24 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    Only once did David Foster Wallace give a public talk on his views on life, during a commencement address given in 2005 at Kenyon College....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wallace's words are inspired and down to earth.

    • By Amazon Customer on 27-07-13

    Regular price: £5.39

    • This Is Water

    • Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life
    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Amy Wallace-Havens
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Writing with his one-of-a-kind blend of causal humor, exacting intellect, and practical philosophy, David Foster Wallace probes the challenges of daily living....

    Regular price: £13.89

    • McCain's Promise

    • Aboard the Straight Talk Express with John McCain
    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Is John McCain "for real?" That's the question David Foster Wallace set out to explore when he first climbed aboard Senator McCain's campaign caravan....

    Regular price: £14.39

    • Unendlicher Spaß

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: div.
    • Length: 78 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    "Unendlicher Spaß" - so nannte James Incandenza seinen Film, der Menschen, die ihn anschauen, so verhext, dass sie sich nicht mehr von ihm lösen...

    Regular price: £30.39

    • Una cosa divertente che non farò mai più

    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Giuseppe Battiston
    • Length: 4 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    Imbarcatosi per conto della rivista "Harper's" su una crociera extralusso ai Caraibi, David Foster Wallace scrive un reportage che è ormai diventato un classico...

    Regular price: £9.89

    • Esto es agua [This Is Water]

    • Algunas ideas, expuestas en una ocasión especial, sobre cómo vivir con compasión [Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, About Living a Compassionate Life]
    • By: David Foster Wallace
    • Narrated by: Carlos Manuel Vesga
    • Length: 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Escrito en 2005 y debatido ampliamente tras la muerte del autor, este discurso es un legado conciso de uno de los grandes pensadores de nuestro tiempo....

    Regular price: £4.49

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