Crackpot Palace: Stories

Crackpot Palace: Stories

Jeffrey Ford


“Jeffrey Ford is likely one of the few writers who makes use of ask yourself rather than ink in his pen….A infrequent and beautiful talent.”
—Jonathan Carroll, writer of The wood Sea

Eclectic is definitely an adjective that may be used to explain the paintings of the outstanding Jeffrey Ford—along with innovative, provocative, enchanting, and great. His strong darkish fable, The Physiognomy, was once a New York Times impressive publication of the 12 months; his novel, The woman within the Glass, received the Edgar® Award, secret and crime fiction’s such a lot prestigious prize. Crackpot Palace is Ford’s fourth exceptional choice of brief fiction, and in it, his prodigious expertise shines as brightly as ever. listed below are twenty stories either unusual and lovely, choked with mad scientists, vampires, misplaced souls, and local American secrets and techniques, from an writer who has been glowingly in comparison to Kafka, Dante, and Caleb Carr (The Alienist).

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