A blistering novel of violence and deliverance set against the mythic backdrop of the Mississippi Delta.
Chris Offutt is an outstanding literary talent, whose work has been called "lean and brilliant" (New York Times Book Review) and compared by reviewers to Tobias Wolff, Ernest Hemingway, and Raymond Carver. He's been awarded the Whiting Writers Award for Fiction/Nonfiction and the American Academy of Arts and Letters Fiction Award, among numerous other honors.
Acclaimed crime writer Kent Anderson's "fiercely authentic and deeply disturbing" police novel, following a Vietnam veteran turned cop on the meanest streets of 1970s Portland, Oregon (Los Angeles Times).$16.99ISBN: 9780316264266Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mulholland Books - February 18th, 2020Forced to retire from the D. C. police, newly minted P.I. Frank Marr is recovering from rock bottom when a friend asks for help -- and now, he must revisit the dark, drug-fueled world he left behind.$16.99ISBN: 9780316489485Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mulholland Books - July 30th, 2019
Kent Anderson's stunning debut novel is a modern classic, a harrowing, authentic picture of one American soldier's experience of the Vietnam War--"unlike anything else in war literature" (Los Angeles Review of Books).$16.95ISBN: 9780525434986Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - June 11th, 2019
In this audacious, lightning-paced thriller, a smart-mouthed, white-collar drug dealer--a hilariously irreverent antihero--seeks revenge when an unknown enemy takes out a contract on him.$15.95ISBN: 9781616208615Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Algonquin Books - July 31st, 2018“My lungs began to burn as I started sprinting. It wasn’t just that I wanted to catch Fritz. I had the distinct feeling that I was chasing him, that I had to catch up with him, before something caught up with me.”
How long must we pay for the crimes of our youth?$16.99ISBN: 9781501161308Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Gallery/Scout Press - November 28th, 2017
Robyn Harding’s domestic drama, hailed as “tense and riveting” by Megan Miranda, New York Times bestselling author of All the Missing Girls, explores the aftermath of a sweet sixteen birthday party that goes horribly awry, as the members of a wealthy family in San Francisco find their picture-perfect life unraveling, their darkest secrets revealed, and their frie$17.95ISBN: 9781948235587Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Down & Out Books - March 4th, 2019
They never expected her to fight back...$15.99ISBN: 9781590519332Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Other Press - March 12th, 2019
Best International Crime Novel of the Year – Crime Reads / Lit Hub
This atmospheric noir novel retraces the steps that led to a murder off the coast of Brittany, probing the relationship between law and justice.$16.95ISBN: 9781566894302Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Coffee House Press - June 7th, 2016
"Brief, brilliantly written, and kissed by a sense of the absurd....like a much lazier, Mexico City version of Dostoevsky's Underground Man."--John Powers, Fresh Air$14.95ISBN: 9780544811867Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mariner Books - September 20th, 2016“Modiano is an ideal writer to gorge on . . . A moody, delectable noir.” — The New Yorker
“The best kind of mystery, the kind that never stops haunting you.” — Entertainment Weekly
“A work of melancholic beauty . . .