James Sallis’ most recent novel, Sarah Jane, came out from Soho in late 2019 along with a new uniform edition of the six Lew Griffin novels. Other books include a landmark biography of Chester Himes, a translation of Raymond Queneau’s novel Saint Glinglin, multiple collections of stories and poems, and the source novel for the Cannes-winning film Drive.


James Sallis has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

Rivers Bend

FICTION by James Sallis in Issue 192 – September 2022

You don’t know me, but my name’s Al. I’ve been reading your books, especially those that feature Cal Harrison. They, in turn, have had me thinking seriously about writing one of my own, though I am not at all certain at this point what I might write about. I can’t quite say what it was, […]