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Michael Chabon

Michael Chabon is the author of the novels The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, Wonder Boys and the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay. His next novel, The Yiddish Policeman’s Union, will be published by Harper Collins in May of 2007. He is also the author of two collections of short stories, a #1 bestselling young adult novel, Summerland, and has written a number of screenplays and teleplays. He writes a regular column for Details magazine. Chabon lives in the San Francisco Bay area.

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Gentlemen of the Road
Written by Michael Chabon
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | September 2008
$15.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-50207-0 (0-345-50207-8)

Michael Chabon’s Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, sprang from an early passion for the derring-do and larger-than-life heroes of classic comic books. Now, once more mining the rich past, Chabon summons the rollicking spirit of legendary adventures–from The Arabian Nights to Alexandre Dumas to Fritz Leiber’s... Read more

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay (with bonus content)
Written by Michael Chabon
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | June 2012
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8358-6 (0-8129-8358-0)

The beloved, award-winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, a Michael Chabon masterwork, is the American epic of two boy geniuses named Joe Kavalier and Sammy Clay. Now with special bonus material by Michael Chabon.
A “towering, swash-buckling thrill of a book” (Newsweek)... Read more

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
Written by Michael Chabon
Random House | Hardcover | September 2000
$30.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-45004-7 (0-679-45004-1)

With this brilliant novel, the bestselling author of The Mysteries of Pittsburgh and Wonder Boys gives us an exhilarating triumph of language and invention, a stunning novel in which the tragicomic adventures of a couple of boy geniuses reveal much about what happened to America in the middle of the twentieth... Read more

McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories
Edited by Michael Chabon
Vintage | Trade Paperback | November 2004
$16.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7874-5 (1-4000-7874-1)

Michael Chabon is back with a brand-new collection that reinvigorates the stay-up-all-night, edge-of-the seat, fingernail-biting, page-turning tradition of literary short stories, featuring Margaret Atwood, Stephen King, Peter Straub, David Mitchell, Jonathan Lethem, Heidi Julavits, Roddy Doyle, and more!

Margaret Atwood- Lusus Naturae

David Mitchell- What You Do Not Know You Want

Jonathan Lethem- Vivian... Read more

McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales
Edited by Michael Chabon
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 2003
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3339-3 (1-4000-3339-X)

A Vintage Contemporaries Original

Jim Shepard's "Tedford and the Megalodon"

Glen David Gold's "The Tears of Squonk, and What Happened Thereafter"

Dan Chaon's "The Bees"

Kelly Link's "Catskin"

Elmore Leonard's "How Carlos Webster Changed His Name to Carl and Became a Famous Oklahoma Lawman"

Carol Emshwiller's "The General"

Neil Gaiman's "Closing Time"

Nick Hornby's "Otherwise Pandemonium"

Stephen King's "The Tale... Read more

Wonder Boys
Written by Michael Chabon
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | April 2008
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7921-3 (0-8129-7921-4)

A modern classic, now in a welcome new edition, Wonder Boys firmly established Michael Chabon as a force to be reckoned with in American fiction. At once a deft parody of the American fame factory and a piercing portrait of young and old desire, this novel introduces two unforgettable characters: Grady... Read more