Photo by Lloyd McNeill
|Come to Jim's next reading for an all-fiction winter celebration. Jim will be reading from his soon-to-be-published comic adventure novel, Problems of Translation>, and other new fiction. He'll be joined by Eva Natiello, who'll read from her recently released psychological suspense novel, The Memory Box. Click for details.|
Charles Abel Baker skitters around the globe, seeking to have his short story translated successively into ten different languages, then back into English. Who knew translation could prove so perilous? So fraught with intrigue? And such fun? Click for more on Jim's soon-to-be-published picaresque novel.
"Swift, profound, and engaging,...laced with humor
and a heartfelt passion.... This fine
debut novel satisfies on all levels.”
— Ben Fountain, winner of the National Book Critics Circle
Award for Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, as well as
the Pen/Hemingway Award and Whiting Prize.