2666 by Roberto Bolaño

2666 (2004) is the last novel written by Chilean-born novelist Roberto Bolaño. Depicting the unsolved and ongoing serial murders of Ciudad Juárez (Santa Teresa in the novel), the Eastern Front in World War II, and the breakdown of relationships and careers, the apocalyptic 2666 explores 20th century degeneration through a wide array of characters, locations, time periods, and stories within stories.

The 172nd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 1st on The best books in Spanish for the last 25 years (El Pais)
  2. - 4th on A Premature Attempt at the 21st Century Canon (Vulture)
  3. - 4th on The Millions: The Best Fiction of the Millennium (The Millions)
  4. - 8th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  5. - 19th on The 21st Century's 12 Greatest Novels (BBC)
  6. - 39th on In Which These Are the 100 Greatest Novels (ThisRecording.com)
  7. - Books of the Decade (The Guardian)
  8. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)
  9. - National Book Critics Circle Award - Fiction (National Book Critics Circle)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
2666 (Chinese Edition) Paperback 17465949 $27.60 $72.84 2012
2666 Paperback 13608696 $18.30 $18.49 2011
2666: A Novel Paperback 33307 $16.46 $8.97 2009
2666 (En español) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 272664 $14.42 $9.45 2017
2666 Hardcover 5105528 $96.00 $39.79
2666: A Novel Kindle Edition 28516 $8.89 2013
2666 - 3-Volume Boxed Set: A Novel Paperback 841521 $18.98 $6.68 2008
2666: A Novel Audio CD 2312091 $27.84 $19.98 2009
2666 (Gli Adelphi) (Italian Edition) Kindle Edition 352726 $15.99 2013
2666 Paperback 3756803 $12.92 2008
2666 (Coleccion Compactos) (Spanish Edition) Hardcover 1163583 $31.02 $20.16 2008
2666: A Novel [Paperback] Paperback 1640055 $23.51 $13.21 1905
2666: A Novel 1st (first) edition Hardcover 8374748 $37.17 $23.03
2666 Audible Audio Edition 391 $17.95 2009
By Roberto Bolano 2666 (First Edition) Paperback 977338 $28.92 $16.70 1905
2666 (Narrativas Hispanicas) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 1746105 $46.50 $18.67 2006
2666 (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 42281 2016
2666 (Folio) (French Edition) Mass Market Paperback 1641985 $17.25 $29.07 2011
2666 Set [BOXED-2666 SET 3V -OS] Unknown Binding 1580321 $47.50 2008
2666: A Novel Hardcover 74919 $20.00 $2.92 2008
2666 [Roberto Bolano] Hardcover 2098368 $23.13 $3.94