Synopses & Reviews
Fiction. Meet Jim Haskin. He's forty years old. He's worth around thirty-five million. He runs a successful progressive San Francisco ad firm. His next big thing? A Death Row inmate, pay-per-view television, and America's major corporations. It will be his greatest achievement yet.... AMERICAN WEATHER is a remorselessly funny novel by a writer of breathtaking talent. "The type of courage we should expect from an American writer but rarely find."—Matthew Duffus
About the Author
Charles McLeod's fiction has appeared in publications including Alaska Quarterly Review, Conjunctions, DOSSIER, Five Chapters, The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, the Norton anthology FAKES, and on Salon. A Hoyns Fellow at the University of Virginia, he has received fellowships from the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and San Jose State University, where he was a Steinbeck Fellow.