I am having a hard time believing that I’ve been out of the office for two entire weeks, and my vacation is almost over! (pout) Guy, I, and Thing Two have had a great time enjoying the cooler, drier weather that Michigan has to offer, and I again remember what real grass is supposed to look like. Though we have a couple of days left, it feels like the end for me since we topped off the visit with my mom and dad with a spur-of-the-moment family get-together.
I likely won’t be posting again until Monday, but I did want to tell you about Richard Kadrey’s newest release, SANDMAN SLIM, which I had the chance to read in manuscript form and loved it. There is more over at the Eos Blog–including my official blurb–but here’s what Eos had to say:
Life sucks, and then you die. Or in James Starks’s case, you spend eleven years in Hell as a hitman before finally escaping, only to land back in the hell-on-earth that is Los Angeles. Now Stark’s back, and ready for revenge. And absolution, and maybe even love. But first and foremost, getting the bastards who killed him in the first place. But when his first stop saddles him with an abusive talking head, Stark discovers that the road to absolution and revenge is much longer than you’d expect, and both Heaven and Hell have their own ideas for his future…