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Erik Larson

Erik Larson is the bestselling author of the National Book Award finalist and Edgar Award–winning The Devil in the White City. He lives in Seattle with his wife, three daughters, and a dog named Molly.

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The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | February 2004
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-72560-9 (0-375-72560-1)

Erik Larson—author of #1 bestseller IN THE GARDEN OF BEASTS—intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of...

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The Devil in the White City
Written by Erik Larson
Crown | Hardcover | February 2003
$28.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-0-609-60844-9 (0-609-60844-4)

Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America’s rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair’s brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country’s most important structures, including the... Read more






In the Garden of Beasts
Written by Erik Larson
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | May 2012
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-40885-3 (0-307-40885-X)

Erik Larson, New York Times bestselling author of Devil in the White City, delivers a remarkable story set during Hitler’s rise to power.

The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America’s first ambassador to Hitler’s Nazi Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point... Read more






In the Garden of Beasts
Written by Erik Larson
Crown | Hardcover | May 2011
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-40884-6 (0-307-40884-1)

“Larson is a marvelous writer...superb at creating characters with a few short strokes.”—New York Times Book Review
  
Erik Larson has been widely acclaimed as a master of narrative non-fiction, and in his new book, the bestselling author of Devil in the White City turns his hand to a remarkable story set during... Read more






In the Garden of Beasts
Written by Erik Larson
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | May 2011
$26.00/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7814-4 (0-7393-7814-7)

“Larson is a marvelous writer...superb at creating characters with a few short strokes.”—New York Times Book Review
  
Erik Larson has been widely acclaimed as a master of narrative non-fiction, and in his new book, the bestselling author of Devil in the White City turns his hand to a remarkable story set during... Read more






Isaac's Storm
Written by Erik Larson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 2000
$15.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-70827-5 (0-375-70827-8)

National Bestseller

September 8, 1900, began innocently in the seaside town of Galveston, Texas. Even Isaac Cline, resident meteorologist for the U.S. Weather Bureau failed to grasp the true meaning of the strange deep-sea swells and peculiar winds that greeted the city that morning. Mere hours later, Galveston found itself submerged in... Read more






Isaac's Storm
Written by Erik Larson
Crown | Hardcover | August 1999
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-0-609-60233-1 (0-609-60233-0)

At the dawn of the twentieth century, a great confidence suffused America. Isaac Cline was one of the era's new men, a scientist who believed he knew all there was to know about the motion of clouds and the behavior of storms. The idea that a hurricane could damage the city... Read more






Lethal Passage
Written by Erik Larson
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 1995
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-679-75927-0 (0-679-75927-1)

This devastating book begins with an account of a crime that is by now almost commonplace: on December 16, 1988, sixteen-year-old Nicholas Elliot walked into his Virginia high school with a Cobray M-11/9 and several hundred rounds of ammunition tucked in his backpack. By day's end, he had killed one teacher... Read more






Thunderstruck
Written by Erik Larson
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | September 2007
$16.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-8067-0 (1-4000-8067-3)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City, a true story of love, murder, and the end of the world’s “great hush”

In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men—Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a... Read more






Thunderstruck
Written by Erik Larson
Crown | Hardcover | October 2006
$27.00/32.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-8066-3 (1-4000-8066-5)

A true story of love, murder, and the end of the world’s “great hush”

In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men—Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication—whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases... Read more





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