Book List in Order: 7 titles


  • The Sleep Garden explores and pushes the boundaries between fact and imagination, real and surreal, and life and the afterlife. In an underground apartment building called “the Burrow”--essentially purgatory―“twilight souls” inhabit the spa...



  • Head-spinning and hilarious, Parsifal is a book like no other about the entanglement of the past and present, as well as the limitations of the future. There's a war going on between the earth and the sky, but that doesn’t stop Parsifal, a humble f...



  • The final book in Jim Krusoe's trilogy about the relationship between this world and the next. Toward You completes Jim Krusoe's bittersweet trilogy about the relationship between this world and the next. Bob has spent several years trying to build a...



  • Abandonment, life, death, and, oddly, Cleveland are explored in the hilarious second installment of Jim Krusoe's trilogy about resurrection. In Erased, Krusoe takes on a dead mother who mysteriously sends notes from the beyond to her grown son, Theod...



  • Things don't always work out the way they ought to--or do they?--in this unsettling darkly comic novel. Filled with memorable characters, Girl Factory is an exploration of memory, desire, and the nature of storytelling. A yogurt parlor in a corner ma...



  • The debut novel from the author of Blood Lake, a collection of short stories that was critically acclaimed and landed on the Los Angeles Times best-seller list. An adventure in the absurd, Iceland begins with our narrator, Paul, arriving at a mysteri...



  • Jim Krusoe's beset and bemused narrators are awash in a solution of Donald Barthelme's worthy absurdities and Kafka's mutating humor. In these surreal, dystopian tales, characters find their way into and out of Plato's cave, mental hospitals, intersp...





Complete Series List in Order

Girl Factory

1) Girl Factory (Apr-2008)
2) Erased (Jun-2009)
3) Toward You (Mar-2011)