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Arthur Phillips is the internationally bestselling author of Angelica, The Egyptologist, and Prague, which was a New York Times Notable Book and winner of the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction. He lives in New York with his wife and two sons.

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Angelica
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $14.00

From the bestselling author of THE EGYPTOLOGIST and PRAGUE comes an even more accomplished and entirely surprising new novel. ANGELICA is a spellbinding Victorian ghost story, an intriguing literary and psychological puzzle, and a meditation on marriage, childhood, memory, and fear.

The novel opens in London, in the 1880s, with the Barton... Read more >
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Angelica
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: April 3, 2007
Price: $9.99

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The Egyptologist
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 24, 2005
Price: $15.00

From the bestselling author of Prague comes a witty, inventive, brilliantly constructed novel about an Egyptologist obsessed with finding the tomb of an apocryphal king. This darkly comic labyrinth of a story opens on the desert plains of Egypt in 1922, then winds its way from the slums of Australia to... Read more >
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The Egyptologist
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: August 31, 2004
Price: $11.99

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Prague
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: June 10, 2003
Price: $15.00

A novel of startling scope and ambition, Prague depicts an intentionally lost Lost Generation as it follows five American expats who come to Budapest in the early 1990s to seek their fortune. They harbor the vague suspicion that their counterparts in Prague have it better, but still they hope to find... Read more >
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Prague
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: September 17, 2002
Price: $11.99

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The Song Is You
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $15.00

A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice
A 2009 New York Times Notable Book

Julian Donahue is in love with his iPod.

Each song that shuffles through “that greatest of all human inventions” triggers a memory. There are songs for the girls from when he was single; there’s the one for the day... Read more >
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The Song Is You
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $11.99

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The Tragedy of Arthur
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.00

A 2011 New York Times Notable Book
A 2011 Library Journal Best Book (Top Ten)
A 2012 American Library Association Notable Book for Adults (Fiction)

The Tragedy of Arthur is an emotional and elaborately constructed tour de force from “one of the best writers in America” (The Washington Post). Its doomed hero is Arthur... Read more >
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The Tragedy of Arthur
A Novel
Written by Arthur Phillips


Format: eBook, 400 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

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