S.A. Cosby - Virtual Event

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S. A. Cosby is an Anthony Award-winning writer from Southeastern Virginia. He is the bestselling author of Blacktop Wasteland, which won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and was a New York Times Notable Book, the Sun Sentinel's and BookPage's #1 Best Mystery of the year, a Goodreads Choice Awards Semifinalist, and was named a best of the year by NPR, The Guardian, and Library Journal, among others, and Razorblade Tears. When not writing, he is an avid hiker and chess player.


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Event date: 

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
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Razorblade Tears: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250252708
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Flatiron Books - July 6th, 2021

“Superb...Cuts right to the heart of the most important questions of our times.” —Michael Connelly,
#1 New York Times bestselling author
“A tour de force – poignant, action-packed, and profound.” —Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A Black father. A white father. Two murdered sons. A quest for vengeance.


Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250252692
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - June 1st, 2021

A New York Times Notable Books of 2020

Like Ocean’s Eleven meets Drive, with a Southern noir twist, S. A. Cosby’s Blacktop Wasteland is a searing, operatic story of a man pushed to his limits by poverty, race, and his own former life of crime.