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Description

Queen of Spades revamps the classic Pushkin fable of the same name, transplanted to a mysterious Seattle-area casino populated by a pit boss with six months to live, a dealer obsessing over the...

A Note From the Publisher

Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Michael Shou-Yung Shum eventually found himself dealing poker in a dead-end casino in Lake Stevens, Washington. Two doctorates bookend this strange turn of events:...

Advance Praise

“A magical debut—literally. This tale is both spare and sprawling, gritty and otherworldly, both an homage to the complex psychology of gambling and a cautionary tale for those watching from the...

Marketing Plan

Booksellers, please consider nominating QUEEN OF SPADES for Indie Next; deadline is Aug. 4.

• Distribution of early galleys (starting in summer 2016) and ARCs (starting February 2017) to media...

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