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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 recently completed picaresque novel.
"Swift, profound, and engaging,...laced with humor
and a heartfelt passion.... This fine
debut novel satisfies on all levels.”
— Ben Fountain, Pen/Hemingway Award Winner
and winner of the Whiting Prize
Read what others are saying about this exciting novel, previously scheduled for publication and now looking for a publisher.