Books by Jim Krusoe

THE SLEEP GARDEN by Jim Krusoe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 27, 2016

"From one of our great deadpan absurdists—a new member of the club to which George Saunders, Robert Coover, and Stanley Elkin belong—comes a book of unearthly delights that will have you, too, wondering nervously what that incessant grinding sound is."
In Krusoe's latest surreal effort, a collection of oddballs living in (and never leaving) a strange underground apartment called the Burrow grapple with life's—and the afterlife's—mysteries. Read full book review >
TOWARD YOU by Jim Krusoe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 15, 2011

"A seriously strange, funny and affecting novel about imagining another life while being stuck in this one."
A lonely mope named Bob slides into a strange, precarious existence when he attempts to communicate with the dead via a homemade invention. Read full book review >
ICELAND by Jim Krusoe
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 15, 2002

"Readers will concur."
The love of a passive typewriter repairman for a young woman who works in an organ pool (don't ask) precipitates even more bizarre misadventures in this weird Bildungsroman by the California author of the story collection Blood Lake (not reviewed). Read full book review >