Augusten Burroughs; Original music by Patti Smith, Sea Wolf, Ingrid Michaelson, and Tegan Quin
Augusten Burroughs discusses the audio book adaption of his memoir, A Wolf at the Table.
Go behind the scenes with Augusten as he records pages for the audiobook for A Wolf at the Table.
Listen to bestselling author Augusten Burroughs read from his memoir A Wolf at the Table in this audiobook excerpt. Nominated for the 2009 Audiobook of the Year, the audiobook features exclusive original songs from Patti Smith, Sea Wolf, Ingrid Michaelson, and Tegan Quin from Tegan and Sara.
"Intense, sincere, and passionate, Burroughs offers a deeply felt, intimate portrait of the most disastrous period in his life. He holds nothing back, and in fully giving voice to his emotions, he makes each moment immediate for the listener." - AudioFile
"In audiobook form, Burroughs's memoir is an unforgettable experience that will resonate with many." - Library Journal, Starred Review
“I felt that because this book is different than anything I have written before, it deserved a very unique, special treatment and production.”—Augusten Burroughs on A Wolf at the Table
“Bestselling author Burroughs has written a brutally frank memoir about his father – his difficult, distant, miserable father – which he reads himself, effectively. Original music by Patti Smith, Sea Wolf, Ingrid Michaelson and Tegan Quin – composed for this audiobook – graces the final CD.” – Canada.com
Past Praise for Augusten Burroughs:
"A flawless audio adaptation of his alternately riotous and heartbreaking memoir.” —Publishers Weekly on Running with Scissors