Books by Harvey Jacobs

SIDE EFFECTS by Harvey Jacobs
Released: Feb. 14, 2009

"A great comic novel and a huge leap forward for one of America's most underrated and accomplished writers."
The culture of pharmaceutical overkill is the subject—and target—of this high-energy fifth novel from the little-known comic surrealist whose best books (American Goliath, 1998, etc.) rival the late 20th-century antic fiction of Kurt Vonnegut, Joseph Heller and Stanley Elkin. Read full book review >
AMERICAN GOLIATH by Harvey Jacobs
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 15, 1997

"The same may be said of Harvey Jacobs's stunningly inventive and charming fiction—arguably this year's best novel."
A fascinating picaresque novel, set in postCivil War America, by the underrated comic surrealist whose previous fiction includes The Egg of the Glak (1969). Read full book review >