Originally published by McSweeney's in hardcover and met with wide acclaim, "Arkansas" is a darkly comic debut novel written by John Brandon about a pair of drug runners, Kyle and Swin, set in the rural southeast. Drawing comparisons to a striking range of storytellers, from Quentin Tarantino and Mark Twain to Flannery O'Connor and Cormac McCarthy, John Brandon--an MFA graduate of Washington University who worked an array of odd jobs while writing the novel, including at a rubber factory and a windshield warehouse--delivers ...

Arkansas 2009, Grove Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780802144362

Trade paperback

Arkansas 2008, McSweeney's, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9781932416909