Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Accra Noir (Ghana)

Accra joins Lagos, Nairobi, Marrakech, and Addis Ababa in representing the African continent in the Noir Series arena.

Boston Noir & Boston Noir 2: The Complete Set

Boston Noir & Boston Noir 2: The Complete Set combines all twenty-five stories from Lehane’s two Boston Noir volumes into a single digital edition.

**All orders placed directly from our website are for paperback editions of the books.**

Oakland Noir

California’s noir quotient continues to rise with Oakland Noir, which reveals all the dark complexities of this increasingly prominent city.

São Paulo Noir (Brazil)

On the heels of Rio Noir, beloved Brazilian rock star and best-selling novelist Tony Bellotto ushers another world-class city into the Akashic Noir Series.

Atlanta Noir

This much-anticipated and long-overdue installment in Akashic’s Noir Series reveals many sides of Atlanta only known to its residents.

Buffalo Noir

Joyce Carol Oates, Lawrence Block, and others present original stories from the dark side of New York’s second biggest city.