Books by Christopher John Farley

Christopher John Farley was born in Kingston, Jamaica, and now lives in New York. He is a senior editor at Time magazine.


KINGSTON BY STARLIGHT by Christopher John Farley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2005

"Ineffably, incoherently, inexplicably inane."
Legendary lady pirate Anne Bonny improbably becomes a feminist heroine in this florid reimagining of her life and crimes, courtesy of Time magazine senior editor Farley (My Favorite War, 1996). Read full book review >
MY FAVORITE WAR by Christopher John Farley
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 1, 1996

"The social and the existential clash in this self-satisfied book: grand-theme musings mix uneasily with excessive concerns about college friends, beginnings of careers, and such—making for pitfalls of a classic first-novel kind."
The X in this Gen-X debut novel pays homage to Malcolm, whose confrontational politics serve as inspiration to the black radicals at the heart of Farley's tale. Read full book review >