Books by Mike Magnuson

LUMMOX by Mike Magnuson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 5, 2002

"A wild, unseemly, entertaining elegy that will appeal not just to lummox readers, related in street language that doesn't hide the talent."
Proletarian novelist Magnuson (The Fire Gospels, 1998, etc.) provides a memoir of his younger days around Menomonee Falls and Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Read full book review >
THE FIRE GOSPELS by Mike Magnuson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1998

"An ambitious, exasperating effort that finds more glory in destruction than it does in the human spirit."
An American gothic of a heartland holocaust and its effect on a bunch of pathetic antiheroes in a Wisconsin hamlet. Read full book review >
THE RIGHT MAN FOR THE JOB by Mike Magnuson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1997

"Just another tale of a white guy lost in a hard, violent world, but Magnuson's arresting prose and perfectly tuned ear for dialogue render the journey unforgettable. (Regional author tour)"
A white Wisconsin factory worker and a black college graduate team up as repo men, working the mean streets of Columbus, Ohio, in this unsettling but always surefooted dark comedy by a first-time Florida writer. Read full book review >