The Great Railway Bazaar
The Old Patagonian Express
The Kingdom By The Sea
Sailing Through China
Sunrise With Seamonsters
The Imperial Way
Riding The Iron Rooster
To The Ends Of The Earth
The Happy Isles Of Oceania
The Pillars Of Hercules
Sir Vidia's Shadow
Fresh Air Fiend
Best American Travel Writing
Dark Star Safari
Ghost Train to the Eastern Star
The Tao of Travel
The Last Train to Zona Verde
Best American Travel Writing 2014
Deep South


Fong And The Indians
Murder In Mount Holly
Girls At Play
Jungle Lovers
Sinning With Annie
Saint Jack
The Black House
The Family Arsenal
The Consul's File
Picture Palace
A Christmas Card
London Snow
World's End
The Mosquito Coast
The London Embassy
Half Moon Street
The White Mans Burden
My Secret History
Chicago Loop
Millroy The Magician
My Other Life
Kowloon Tong
The Collected Short Novels
Hotel Honolulu
Nurse Wolf And Dr. Sacks
Stranger At The Palazzo D'Oro
Two Stars
Blinding Light
The Elephanta Suite
A Dead Hand
The Lower River
Mr. Bones



Welcome to Paul -- the web's first and only fan site dedicated to the travel and fiction writer, Paul Theroux.

Although I have no link to the author, I will be happy to try and answer any questions and I welcome any comments or information you might be able to add. Please fill out my online form to contact me.

Paul Theroux's next non fiction title has been announced. Deep South will be released on September 29th in the US, UK, and Canada.

You can preorder the UK version from, US version from, and the Canadian version from

Below is a list of all upcoming events:
  • Jan 21-25, 2015 Zee Jaipur Literary Festival
    New Delhi, India

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    Theroux to speak at festival

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YouTube Video from Jaipur
February 2, 2015

Another YouTube video from Jaipur Literary Festival- this one is a panel discussion regarding Naipaul's "A House for Mr. Biswas". Click here.

Theroux Speaks in Jaipur
Jan 30, 2015

Watch Theroux's talk at the Jaipur Literary Festival, here.

Theroux to be in New Delhi
December 18, 2014

Theroux has been slated to speak at the Zee Jaipur Literary Festival in New Delhi, India. The festival will be held from Jan 21-25, 2015. Naipaul, Theroux's mentor and later foe, will also be speaking at the festival. Read more here.

Q&A by Bloomberg
December 17, 2014

Great Q&A by Dora Cheok for Bloomberg-- Insight on his recent travels in the American South. Read here.

Theroux Edits/Intoduces 2014 Travel Collection
October 23, 2014

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has released their travel collection 'Best American Travel Writing 2014'. This year Theroux has written the introduction and was the guest editor. Purchase from Houghton Mifflin directly or your favorite bookstore, today!

Theroux Interview- NPR
Sept 27, 2014

Great Theroux interview on NPR. Check it out, here .

Theroux Book to Become a Movie!
September 22, 2014

Theroux's fiction book The Elephanta Suite has been adapted into a screenplay and will be made into a movie. For more info, go to The Hollywood Reporter .

Theroux writes for The New Yorker
July 29, 2014

Read "Action" in The New Yorker Magazine- a story set in Boston in the late 50's. Read here .

Theroux in Smithsonian Magazine
June 30, 2014

Find the latest Paul Theroux read at The Smithsonian. "The Soul of The South" is an excellent teaser for his upcoming travel book on the South.

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