After ten years of writing, seven seeking publication, my creepy novel Keyhole Factory will be published Tuesday the 13th by Soft Skull Press, a notorious independent publisher whose origins are documented in the film Horns and Halos.For those in the Champaign-Urbana area, there will be a book launch party at Buvon's wine bar (in the Corkscrew Wine Shop just north of Vine and University) from 6-8 Tuesday the 13th, with a brief reading from the book at 7. I'll have just a few copies available there at a somewhat discounted price.ADVANCE PRAISE FOR KEYHOLE FACTORY
". . . you would have to go back to Denis Johnson’s Fiskadoro to find such a purely poetic take on the unthinkable." PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY
“. . . stupendous, mind-bending . . .” AMERICAN BOOK REVIEW
“. . . by turns bewildering and gorgeous, maddening and profound . . .” SMILE POLITELY
“. . . stunning . . .” THE NERVOUS BREAKDOWN: NOBBIE AWARDS
The novel has an online component--a twenty-minute movie that is an electronic translation of one of the stories in the book.
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