MONTANA NOIR with Keir Graff
Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct location within the geographic area of the book. Grady and Graff, both Montana natives, masterfully curate this collection of hard-edged Western tales.
Brand-new stories by: David Abrams, Caroline Patterson, Eric Heidle, Thomas McGuane, Janet Skeslien Charles, Sidner Larson, Yvonne Seng, James Grady, Jamie Ford, Carrie La Seur, Walter Kirn, Gwen Florio, Debra Magpie Earling, and Keir Graff.
Keir Graff is the author of two middle-grade novels, including the The Matchstick Castle, published in print by G. P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers as an audiobook by Listening Library. He also writes for adults, most recently the thriller The Price of Liberty, and is coeditor of Montana Noir, coming in September 2017 from Akashic Books. Since 2011, he has been cohost of Publishing Cocktails, an occasional literary gathering in Chicago. By day, he is the executive editor of Booklist. You can find him on Twitter (@KeirGraff), Facebook (Keir.Graff.Author), and atwww.keirgraff.com.