Marlon James

Marlon James

Bio

Marlon James was born in Jamaica in 1970. His most recent novel is A Brief History of Seven Killings. He is also the author of The Book of Night Women, which won the 2010 Dayton Literary Peace Prize and the Minnesota Book Award, and was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in fiction and an NAACP Image Award. His first novel, John Crow’s Devil, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for first fiction and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and was a New York Times Editors’ Choice. James lives in Minneapolis. 

Marlon James

Marlon James

Books

On Tour

Philadelphia, PA
2/19/2015
PHILADELPHIA FREE LIBRARY
1901 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Houston, TX
4/20/2015
INPRINT SERIES
1520 W. Main St.
Houston, TX 77006
10/8/14

A Brief History of Seven Killings went on sale last week with huge media attention, beginning with Michiko Kakutani’s flat-out rave review in the New York Times, where she praised that A… Read more >