The novel “My Name is Anton” is a puzzle only the reader can solve. While reading the life of the pianist Anton, we find ourselves in each of his stories and we assume responsibility for our own lives a lot better. Anton is a complex character, while he may be accomplished on the financial plan, that is all he has achieved, the rest of his life is a disaster. Always looking for that “something”, Anton is unknowingly searching to find himself. It is a harsh novel that tells life as it is.