Books by Andrew Sean Greer

Released: June 25, 2013

"The Confessions of Max Tivoli was more inventive and more satisfying."
A woman inhabits three different selves in a time-travel novel from an author long fascinated by the manipulation of time (The Confessions of Max Tivoli, 2004, etc.). Read full book review >
THE STORY OF A MARRIAGE by Andrew Sean Greer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 2008

"Greer's best feature as a novelist is his willingness to keep trying new things. Let's hope his next book avoids the worst excesses of this one."
World War II shapes and complicates a young married couple's shared and separate lives in this latest from California author Greer (The Confessions of Max Tivoli, 2004, etc.). Read full book review >
THE CONFESSIONS OF MAX TIVOLI by Andrew Sean Greer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2004

"Old-fashioned narrative fun in a literary hall of mirrors."
A man who ages backward in late-19th-century San Francisco recounts his inverted but ultimately rewarding life: a quirky second novel from the author of The Path of Minor Planets (2001). Read full book review >
THE PATH OF MINOR PLANETS by Andrew Sean Greer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2001

"A strong vision so consistently gorgeous it's sometimes tedious."
A first novel from Greer (stories: How It Was For Me, 2000) that's both as sweeping and as slow as the comet that helps form its structure. Read full book review >
HOW IT WAS FOR ME by Andrew Sean Greer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2000

A debut collection full of the usual suspects: people who have made bad decisions, who have married wrong, or who are

inexplicably sad about life and . . . go on and on about it. Read full book review >