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  • Bibliography:
    6 Books
  • First Book:
    March 2007
  • Latest Book:
    October 2021
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Book List in Order: 6 titles


  • This wickedly funny, big-hearted novel about life in the office signals the arrival of a gloriously talented new writer. The characters in Then We Came to the End cope with a business downturn in the time-honored way: through gossip, secret romance, ...



  • A beautifully designed periodical, Tin House features the best writers of today alongside a new generation of talent who are poised to become the most important voices of the future. This issue further cements the magazine‚Äôs reputation as one of th...



  • In a New York beset with strange weather, Tim Farnsworth is a successful lawyer who suffers a peculiar affliction: the inability to stop himself from walking. His wife, Jane, struggles alongside Tim to keep their family together in the face of someth...



  • Paul O'Rourke is a man made of contradictions: he loves the world, but doesn't know how to live in it. He's a Luddite addicted to his iPhone, a dentist with a nicotine habit, a rabid Red Sox fan devastated by their victories, and an atheist not quite...



  • The first collection of short stories from the critically acclaimed, prize-winning author of To Rise Again at a Decent Hour. These eleven stories by Joshua Ferris, many of which were first published in The New Yorker, are at once thrilling, strang...



  • From a National Book Award Finalist comes a "compassionate" novel about a modern American family and a man on a secret mission to uncover the world's hidden truths—until his two lives come crashing together (Publishers Weekly, sta...




Award-Winning Books by Joshua Ferris

Then We Came to the End
2007 Discover Great New Writers -- Fiction
2008 Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award -- First Fiction
2008 PEN Literary Award -- Hemingway Award: Debut Fiction
To Rise Again at a Decent Hour
2014 Dylan Thomas Prize -- Literary Excellence


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Joshua Ferris has published 6 books.

Joshua Ferris does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, A Calling for Charlie Barnes, was published in October 2021.

The first book by Joshua Ferris, Then We Came to the End, was published in March 2007.

No. Joshua Ferris does not write books in series.