“Burke shows again that he’s not just a comic genius, but also a fine dramatic writer and storyteller.” – Booklist. “Prose both scabrous and poetic.” – Publishers Weekly. “Proust meets Chandler over a pint of Guinness.” – Spectator. “Among the most memorable books of the year, of any genre.” – Sunday Times. “A hardboiled delight.” – Guardian. “Imagine Donald Westlake and Richard Stark collaborating on a screwball noir.” – Kirkus Reviews. “A cross between Raymond Chandler and Flann O’Brien.” – John Banville.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
John Connolly: Pimp My Book Of Lost Things
In all the fuss surrounding the launch of The Unquiet, don't miss out on No Alibis' launch of a very special limited edition of John Connolly's The Book of Lost Things - a labour of love courtesy of Anne Anderson, Liam McLaughlin and Dave Torrans of No Alibis - that's bound in Chieftan goatskin, no less. For more info, contact Dave at email@example.com. Meanwhile, jump over here for John's interview with The Independent on the release of the original.
Posted by Declan Burke at 12:03 AM