Roy Kesey

Roy Kesey was born and raised in northern California, and currently lives with his wife and children in Maryland. His latest book is a short story collection called Any Deadly Thing. He’s also the author of a novel called Pacazo (the January 2011 selection for The Rumpus Book Club), a collection of short stories called All Over (a finalist for the Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Award, and one of The L Magazine's Best Books of the Decade), a novella called Nothing in the World (winner of the Bullfight Media Little Book Award), and a historical guide to the city of Nanjing, China. His work has appeared in several anthologies including Best American Short Stories, New Sudden Fiction, The Robert Olen Butler Prize Anthology and The Future Dictionary of America, and in more than eighty magazines including McSweeney's, Subtropics, The Georgia Review, American Short Fiction, The Iowa Review and Ninth Letter.
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A Reivew of Abbott Awaits

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson; Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Maya Rudolph, Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly, Melora Walters, Michael Penn, Luis Guzmán, Ricky Jay, Burt Reynolds, Julianne Moore, Alfred Molina, William H. Macy; Adapted from the novel by Chris Bachelder (To see the official Abbott Awaits poster,…