In 1997, he published the bestselling Underworld, and in 1999 he was awarded the Jerusalem Prize, given to a writer whose work expresses the theme of the freedom of the individual in society; he was the first American author to receive it. He is also a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
It is always funny to see someone critical of a book, a film, or a piece of artwork they do not understand. Stick to the "Sports Illustrated" and you'll be fine. Read morePublished on Jan. 11 2007 by Jared Robinson
I picked up this novel based on the recent Sports Illustrated ranking of top 100 sports books, but it wouldn't make any list of mine. Read morePublished on Jan. 18 2003 by Brian M. Ayres
"Football is life is war." DeLillo takes this old observation and turns it into "football is postmodern life is nuclear war. Read morePublished on Aug. 3 2001 by Yaumo Gaucho
it makes cold siberian days warm. good to read over your dinner of potatoes and vodka.Published on Jan. 29 2000
This is the worst book I've ever read in my entire life. I can't believe it that this book was published. I wouldn't recommend this book to anyone.Published on Nov. 26 1999
End Zone is better read as a collection of short stories rather than a continuous narrative. The main protagonist's interactions with his fellow students are fascinating, but... Read morePublished on Sept. 22 1999
Please read this novel if you are interested in current American fiction. Delillo is an excellent writer, and this novel provides a great introduction to his style. Read morePublished on July 28 1998