Announcing: Chicken Bone Man
- I have just published Chicken Bone Man, my second miniature book.
Chicken Bone man features a streetwise dog narrator and his blues
piano-playing "kid" in the Jewish neighborhood of Memphis of the
1920s. The text won the second annual F. Scott Fitzgerald Short
Story Contest, sponsored by the F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary
This limited edition miniature book version is 48 pages, measures
2 1/2 x 2 7/8 inches, and is hand bound by Donald Brady of the
Clearview Press in marbleized paper over boards with imitation
leather on the spine and a gold-embossed title. The edition of
495 includes a two-color linocut illustration by the artist Paula
You can read an excerpt with background notes at:
You can read an excerpt with background notes of Shlemiel Crooks at:
Purchasing information for both books is also on the web.
Thanks for letting me announce Chicken Bone Man to this group.
"Jewish Book Promotion"
"Corporate Writing Workshops"