Books by Péter Lengyel

COBBLESTONE by Péter Lengyel
Released: Feb. 10, 1993

"Lengyel's heroically scaled assault on narrative and causality may well remind some readers of Paul Auster, as individual characters repeatedly dissolve into endless vistas of history—and, Ulysses-like, into an obsessively detailed catalogue of 20th-century Budapest."
A vast, sprawling novel linking a meticulously plotted jewel theft in 1896 Budapest to the impulsive crime of passion that sinks the plotters—and to the history of modern Hungary, of the anonymous narrator's family, and of life on earth. Read full book review >