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The James Sallis Web Pages form an online resource dedicated to the appreciation and analysis of one of the most accomplished writers working in the USA today. This site presents original work by the author as well as interviews, critical comment and reference resources.

What the critics are saying: reactions to Others of My Kind and the rest of the Sallis oeuvre. New reviews posted 4/28/2014

Signed copies (personalized on request) of the latest Sallis books are available from The Poisoned Pen bookstore in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Section spéciale pour mes lecteurs français Mise à jour 28 décembre, 2014

No Exit Press: Sallis' UK publishers.

Walker Books: Sallis' primary US publishers

Host Publications: publishers of Limits of the Sensible World and Potato Tree

Lew Griffin book cover gallery (U.S. reissues)

French book cover gallery

Latest Sallis News...

From April 2015: Exciting news: Drive will be adapted as a comic miniseries by writer Michael Benedetto and artist Antonio Fuso for IDW Publishing this summer. And Jim's book of new and collected poems, Black Night's Gonna Catch Me Here is out now from New Rivers Press ...from December 2014: Jim has been interviewed by The Slaughter House. He's also been interviewed by Unwalkers in France — Jim's responses are printed in English & French. ...from October 2014: Jim will travel to Lexington, Kentucky in January for the Bluegrass Writers Studio Winter Residency 2015. Jim will also be at Minnesota State University April 13 and 14th along with Debra Marquart and Richard Hoffman to celebrate publication of their books by New Rivers Press, including Jim's Black Night's Gonna Catch Me Here: Poems 1968-2012. There they will read and speak to students — and, as all are musicians, there are even rumors of musical performances by the grad students's Cat Sank Trio and the three imports... Craig McDonald has penned a lovely piece about the influence of the Lew Griffin novels on his work, Pulp Fiction: Or, Why I Write About a Writer. Negotiations are underway for graphic novels of Drive and Driven. More details as they arise! ...from September 2014: James Sallis is featured as one of "100 Creatives" in the Phoenix New Times.

Click here for news prior to September, 2014

Most Recent Columns...

Fantasy and Science FictionBooks — January/February 2015. James Sallis reviews fantasy and SF fiction for F&SF.

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Elsewhere on the web...

Among the Ruins of Poetry (story)
Another Time, Another Place (review)
Artaud (poem)
Autumn Leaves (story)
Bleak Bay (story)
Blue Yonders (story)
Book of Hours (poem)
The Book Not Written (essay)
Career Moves (story)
Darkness and Light (Disch memorial)
The Darkly Talented Patricia Highsmith (review)
The Dead All Have the Same Skin (review)
Dear Floods of Her Hair (story)
The Death of Poetry (poem)
The Death of Virgil (poem)
Departures (poem)
Feverish Country, This (essay)
Four Poems (poems)
Five Poems (poems)
Get Along Home (story)
Greatest Hits (story)
Heidegger's Body Parts (poem)
Incomparable Paco (essay)
Jumping Tracks (essay)
Late Dinner (poem)
On Boucher and Others (review)
Roomer of War (essay)
When Fire Knew My Name (story)

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