Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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Featured: Black Interest

On the Way Back

Kobbé’s hilarious social novel centers on a comically failed business venture on the island of Anguilla, brilliantly echoing A Confederacy of Dunces and Herman Wouk’s Don’t Stop the Carnival.


This reissue of a 1967 story collection shows a mind in motion, featuring writing that is provocative, witty, bitter, and aggressive.

Caught Up

Author of the mega–best seller B-More Careful (350,000 sales) is back with an irresistible hard-boiled crime story.

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Upcoming Events

Atlanta Noir — AJC Decatur Book Festival

9/2/17, 11:15am

Featuring Atlanta Noir contributors Anthony Grooms, Jim Grimsley, John Holman, Alesia Parker, and Sheri Joseph. Panel will take place in Decatur City Hall; presented by City of Decatur.

Danny Goldberg — AJC Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA

9/3/17, 5:00pm

“A Bookish Ode to Classic Rock” featuring: Danny Goldberg, Peter McDade, and Walter Biggins. Panel will take place in Marriott Conference Center C.

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