A Brief History of Seven Killings
  • A Brief History of Seven Killings


    Marlon James.


    Riverhead Books: 2014. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket, gift inscription on the inside of the front board. Near fine.


    “Nobody falls that way without being pushed. I know. And I know how it feels and looks, a body that falls fighting the air all the way down, grabbing onto clumps of nothing and begging once, just once, just goddamn once, Jesus, you sniveling son of a mongrel bitch, just once that air gives grip.”