Books by Anthony Doerr

ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE by Anthony Doerr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 6, 2014

"Doerr captures the sights and sounds of wartime and focuses, refreshingly, on the innate goodness of his major characters."
Doerr presents us with two intricate stories, both of which take place during World War II; late in the novel, inevitably, they intersect. Read full book review >
MEMORY WALL by Anthony Doerr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2010

"Doerr (Four Seasons in Rome, 2007, etc.) moves the reader gracefully from place to place (the stories span four continents), from incident to incident, and from memorable character to memorable character by focusing on small acts that have larger resonances."
A collection of six stories—at least one long enough to be considered a novella—that illustrate Doerr's sparse style, command of language and mastery of characterization. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 12, 2007

"Don't leave for Rome without it."
A young novelist observes the Eternal City with a fresh eye. Read full book review >
ABOUT GRACE by Anthony Doerr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 12, 2004

"A bold attempt, nevertheless, by a gifted writer whose own future looms promisingly indeed."
A compelling protagonist and a lyrical style grounded in precise observation of the physical world: these are the hallmarks of Idaho author Doerr's complex, ambitious first novel. Read full book review >
THE SHELL COLLECTOR by Anthony Doerr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 14, 2002

"The best new book of short fiction since Andrea Barrett's Ship Fever. Keep your eye on Doerr."
This striking debut collection of eight stories offers several boldly imagined and scrupulously detailed explorations of the mysteries inherent in both the natural world and human interconnection. Read full book review >