Jack Remick


Jack Remick is a poet, short story writer, and novelist. The Deification is the first book of the California Quartet. More volumes will be released by Coffeetown Press in 2012: Valley Boy, The Book of Changes, and Trio of Lost Souls. Blood, A Novel was published by Camel Press in 2011. Also coming from Coffeetown in 2012: Gabriela and the Widow. You can find Jack online at blood.camelpress.com.

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Trio of Lost Souls
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bill Vincent is a killer … in the name of justice. Not that the law would agree. With one murderous act of retribution for an attack on his wife, he leaves behind respectability and hits the road. After taking on a series of odd jobs, he meets Jim Garret, a like-minded spirit whose thirst for justice equals his own. They join together to beat the corrupt bossmen at their own political game.
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Poetry » American poetry » African American
Jack Remick learned to write poetry from J.S. Moodey in Centerville, CA, and from Thom Gunn at UC Berkeley. After living for a time in South America, he got degrees from Berkeley, SF State University and UC Davis, where he specialized in romance linguistics and French literature. Having given up travel in favor of the sedentary life, Jack is now a writing guru to hordes of writers in Seattle.
The Book of Changes
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
“Beast” comes to Berkeley in 1971, a time of political upheaval, hallucinogenic drugs, abundant sex, and down-and-dirty rock n roll. On his quest for meaning he hangs out with a Harley-riding dwarf, a pre-goth artists' model, a sorority girl turned nymphomaniac, and the heir to a family of French aristocrats with a bloody history. Book 3 of the California Quartet.
Gabriela and The Widow
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 90,760. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A story of chaos, revenge, death, sex and love. The Widow, 92 years old, lives in a house filled with photos, coins, and jewels. She hires Gabriela, a 19-year-old Mixteca from Mexico to help capture her fading memories. Gabriela seeks revenge for the destruction of her village. The Widow craves balance for the betrayals in her life. In the end, the Widow gives Gabriela the secret of immortality.
Valley Boy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Buried in small town Centerville, California, Ricky Edwards is horny as hell and raising hell. He looks like he’s on the San Quentin fast track until his mentor, Mr. W, teaches him how to crack the Class War secret code and ships him off to Berkeley with high hopes he’ll last at least a year. Valley Boy is Book 2 of Remick’s California Quartet series.
The Deification
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 122,400. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
To be a writer in America, you have to bleed. Eddie Iturbi, a young car-thief obsessed with the dark magic of Beat culture in a mythic San Francisco, sets off on a spaced-out crusade to connect with the Beat gods. Immortality is just a book away. Will Eddie live long enough to write it?

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