"At a time when most men of letters think they owe it to themselves to be easily bruised, Corbett knows he owes it to his readers to be engaging, full of knowledge, and unafraid."
—Len Wanner, The Crime of It All
"David Corbett is the finest crime writer alive. He's also better than most of the dead ones. Read him. Now."
Cornelia Read, Bestselling author of Valley of Ashes
Thirteen ConfessionsNew Short Story Collection
A baker's dozen of the very best short fiction from award-winning novelist David Corbett. From the casinos of Vegas to the barrios of Central America to the Zen Buddhist underground of San Francisco, they all share a common theme: the inexhaustible search for dignity even in the face of life's last chance.
The Devil Prayed and