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Author Discussion and Signing with Andrew Vachss


Classics Reimagined, FrankensteinJanuary is the 200th Birthday of Frankenstein ( & His Monster)!

Classics Reimagined: Frankenstein (The 200th Anniversary Edition) by Mary Shelley 

 Illustrated by David Plunkert

With detailed and evocative imagery, renowned artist David Plunkert takes readers on a dark journey into the greatest novel in the monster genre, Frankenstein. Celebrating the bicentennial anniversaryof Mary Shelley's original 1818 version, Rockport Publisher's Classics Reimagined series presents this beautiful deluxe edition. The 248-page hardcover book features an 8 page vellum insert detailing thedoctor's designs, and a stunning, full bleed, double gatefold image of the monster. Finished with printed endpapers and painted book block, this masterpiece volume is perfect for book lovers and art lovers alike.The suspense and horror of Dr. Frankenstein reanimating assembled body parts, the monster spying on an       unknowing family, and the creature's revenge on his maker take on whole new meaning when accompanied by Plunkert's mystical, layered interpretation.

Centuries and Sleuths Bookstore is proud to offfer a limited number of copies.When these few copies are gone, Augie will accept indiviual special orders.                                     



Andrew Vachss will be returning to Centuries & Sleuths Bookstore Friday, November 16, 2012 at 7PM for three new books:

Black Jack: A Cross Novel

A Bomb Built in Hell

The Shaolin Cowboy Adventure Magazine (Michael Black ... Contributing Author and Geof Darrow--artist and creator of Shaolin Cowboy will both be on hand to sign.)

The Protector

We've rallied a platoon of crime, western, thriller, fantasy, noir, horror and transgressive authors to support PROTECT's important work: lobbying for legislation that protects children from physical, sexual, and emotional abuse.

Protectors includes the exclusive three opening chapters to Ken Bruen's upcoming novel Spectre in the Galway Wind, plus powerful stories from George Pelecanos, Andrew Vachss, Joe R. Lansdale, Charles de Lint, Chet Williamson, James Reasoner... 


Event date: 
Friday, November 16, 2012 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
7419 Madison St.
60130-1502 Forest Park
A Bomb Built in Hell: Wesley's Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307950857
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage Books - November 13th, 2012

Blackjack Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307949578
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage Books - July 10th, 2012

The Shaolin Cowboy Adventure Magazine, Number 1 Cover Image
By Andrew Vachss, Various (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781616550561
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Dark Horse Comics - November 6th, 2012

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