“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.
Thursday, August 13, 2009
Best. Book. Cover. Ever.
I know, I know, this one has been floating about recently, so you’ve very probably caught it somewhere else … but hell, leprechaun Nazis are always worth a repost. Ladeez ‘n’ Gennulmen, THE LITTLE PEOPLE by John Christopher …