Fans of James Sallis' extraordinary novels will rejoice in this stunning new collection. The forty-one stories in Potato Tree are set against a disturbing and hilarious American landscape, a world at once familiar and surreal. Hilarious, inventive and, above all, compulsively readable, this superb collection showcases Sallis' uncanny ability to take the everyday world and turn it on its end it in ways that shock and dazzle readers. With vivid imagery and poetic language, Potato Tree is James Sallis at his genre-defying best.
About the Author:
Hailed by Harlan Ellison as "a talent of uncommon dimensions," James Sallis is the author of over twenty books, including the popular six-volume Lew Griffin mystery series and the best-selling Drive, dubbed "a perfect noir novel" by The New York Times. A former Tulane Scholar and Fellow, Sallis has been shortlisted for the Anthony, Nebula, Edgar, Shamus, and Gold Dagger awards. He is the recipient of the 2007 Bouchercon Lifetime Achievement Award.
Author's website: http://www.jamessallis.com/