Friday, February 15, 2008

Congratulations are in order

Michael Largo's book "The Portable Obituary: How the Famous, Rich and Powerful Really Died" has just been nominated for a 2007 Bram Stoker Award in the Superior Achievement in Nonfiction category. The Stokers, which are named in honor of Bram Stoker, author of "Dracula," are given annually by the Horror Writers Association.

Largo is also author the author of "Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die."

Nice work!

2 comments:

Dave said...

I just reserved Final Exits at my local library, can't wait, looks great! Thanks for the tip and apologies to the author for not buying it.

Dave said...

ps I've been reading Largo's Encyclopedia "Final Exits." It is hilarious and scary.