Wednesday, August 25, 2010

“Waiting On” Wednesday: Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted here, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating. This week's pre-publication “can't-wait-to-read” selection is:

Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter: A Novel by Tom Franklin
from the publisher:

A powerful and resonant novel from Tom Franklin—critically acclaimed author of Smonk and Hell at the BreechCrooked Letter, Crooked Letter tells the riveting story of two boyhood friends, torn apart by circumstance, who are brought together again by a terrible crime in a small Mississippi town. An extraordinary novel that seamlessly blends elements of crime and Southern literary fiction, Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter is a must for readers of Larry Brown, Pete Dexter, Ron Rash, and Dennis Lehane.

Publishing 10/5/2010 by William Morrow


Kt Clapsadl said...

I hope you enjoy your book!

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Laurel-Rain Snow said...

I love the title! It sounds fascinating, too.

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Alayne said...

Nice pick! It definitely sounds like something I'd be interested in. My WOW is at The Crowded Leaf.

Jackie said...

reminds me of John Grisham's crime novels...

My WOW today are both out end of August

jackie ^_^

Jan von Harz said...

Sounds very exciting, love the setting. Great pick.

Cecelia said...

Hmm...mysterious! Love the cover art. Nice pick!

If you'd like, you can check out my WoW post here.