Carlos Fuentes

The author of more than a dozen novels and story collections, Carlos Fuentes (1928-2012) was Mexico's most celebrated novelist and critic. He received numerous honors and awards throughout his lifetime, including the Miguel de Cervantes Prize and the Latin Literary Prize.

  • Vlad

    By Carlos Fuentes

    Read by Robert Fass

    A modern-day sequel to Bram Stoker's Dracula from the inventive mind of Carlos Fuentes

    "A deliciously barbed bagatelle from a fiction master, with perhaps a strain of allegory for a world devoured by rapaciousness." - Publishers Weekly

    Released July 24, 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • Adam in Eden

    By Carlos Fuentes

    Read by Robert Fass

    The last novel from Mexico's most celebrated author is a wise, comic story of political intrigue.

    "...A rather cute and satisfying ending. Also a delight is Fuentes' deft form, straddling the line between comedy and drama - that line where things work extraordinarily well." - Booklist

    Released December 11, 2012
    English, Unabridged

  • Nietzsche On His Balcony

    By Carlos Fuentes

    Read by Robert Fass

    Carlos Fuentes imagines a modern meeting with the 19th century philosopher Nietzsche.

    "With great versatility, narrator Robert Fass rises to Carlos Fuentes's challenging masterpiece. This intricate psychological novel requires much attention from its narrator… His delivery ensures that the listener cannot fail to be moved by the beauty and horror of Mexico's revolution." - AudioFile

    Released December 9, 2016
    English, Unabridged