Books by Ryan Gattis

Born in Illinois and raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, Ryan Gattis earned a BFA in Creative Writing from Chapman University in Orange, California, and an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia in Norwich, Norfolk, England. A g

SAFE by Ryan Gattis
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"A moody yarn that cannily merges punk-rock world weariness and real-world criminality."
A safecracker tries to avoid a gang of drug dealers long enough to make one last score. Read full book review >
ALL INVOLVED by Ryan Gattis
Released: April 7, 2015

"Still, the reader will be forgiven for wondering what the point might be, other than that life is unfair, confusing and often ugly—and for that, we have the film Magnolia. Competent but not especially memorable."
A novel of Los Angeles tormented by racial tension and gang violence in the aftermath of the Rodney King verdict. Read full book review >