"At last! My bookselling days are now complete! With AK Press reissuing my favorite book of all time, I can ride the rails into the sunset, as my 'want list as long as my arm' customers can buy a new copy of this and not have to wait for a rare, OP copy to stumble in. Much more than crime, much more than an autobiography of San Francisco's greatest hobo thief, You Can't Win is an entertaining, engrossing testament to an era very long gone. Masterful!" - Kevin H
For suspense-filled, post-apocalyptic thrillers, Wool is more than a self-published ebook phenomenon―it's the new standard in classic science fiction.
"In the life of an independent bookseller, there are a few 'rites of passage' discoveries before we truly earn our stripes: Jack Black’s You Can’t Win, The Wasp Factory by Ian Banks and heck, everything by Jim Thompson. But when I came up at Green Apple, some 20+ years ago, nothing rung my bell quite as loudly as Kem Nunn’s surf-mystery, Tapping the Source." - Kevin H
"This slender NorCal backwood fable may be the biggest little book that you'll ever love. It's about a duck, a duck named Fup, so you know it'll be all Fup Duck! (Get it?)" - Kevin H
"Sigh...my hero! Read Love All the People and he’ll be your hero too!" - Kevin H
- The Black Minutes was a finalist for the Romulo Gallegos International Novel Prize
- Solares was a finalist for the Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere--France's most prestigious award for crime and detective fiction; recent winners include Deon Meyer and Ian Rankin
- Vintage 2 Espanol is publishing their edition of The Black Minutes simultaneously.