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Author James Sallis James Sallis (born December, 1944 in Helena, Arkansas) is an American crime writer, poet, critic, musicologist and musician, best known for his series of novels featuring the detective character Lew Griffin and set in New Orleans, and for his 2005 novel Drive, which was adapted into a 2011 film of the same name.

Sallis began writing science fiction for magazines in the late 1960s.

He has worked as a creative writing teacher, respiratory therapist, musician, music teacher, screenwriter, periodical editor, book reviewer, and translator, winning acclaim for his 1993 version of Raymond Queneau's Saint Glinglin. In 2012 he played a small part as a detective in the film The Detective's Lover directed by Travis Mills.

Later short work (uncollected until Time's Hammers) appeared in the USA through the 1970s and 1980s.

He is the brother of philosopher John Sallis.

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His website: www.jamessallis.com
Similar authors: Loren D. Estleman, Richard Hoyt, Dennis Lehane, Walter Mosley, Bill Pronzini

Sarah Jane

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Sarah Jane by James Sallis

Willnot

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Willnot by James Sallis

Death Will Have Your Eyes
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Death Will Have Your Eyes by James Sallis
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Death Will Have Your Eyes | Sallis, James | Signed First Edition Book Sallis, James | Death Will Have Your Eyes | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book 1997 NY: St. Martin's Press First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Willnot | Sallis, James | Signed First Edition Book Sallis, James | Willnot | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book June 2016 NY: Bloomsbury USA  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Sallis, James | Sarah Jane | Signed First Edition Copy Sallis, James | Sarah Jane | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. October 2019 NY: Soho Crime First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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James Sallis Select Bibliography


What You Have Left: The Turner Trilogy

  1. Cypress Grove - 2003
  2. Cripple Creek - 2006
  3. Salt River - 2007

The Lew Griffin Series

  1. The Long-Legged Fly - 1992
  2. Moth - 1993
  3. Black Hornet - 1994
  4. Eye of the Cricket - 1997
  5. Bluebottle - 1999
  6. The Long-Legged Fly/Moth Omnibus Edition - 2000
  7. Ghost of a Flea - 2001

John Turner Series

  1. Cypress Grove - 2003
  2. Cripple Creek - 2006
  3. Salt River - 2007

Driver Series

  1. Drive - 2005
  2. Driven - 2012

Other Novels

  • Renderings - 1995
  • Death Will Have Your Eyes - 1997
  • The Killer is Dying - 2011
  • Others of My Kind - 2013
  • Willnot - 2016
  • Sarah jane - October 2019

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