Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press On Sale: January 9, 1996 Price: $14.95
Winner — National Book Award
A novel of rare genius, The Man with the Golden Arm describes the dissolution of a card-dealing WWII veteran named Frankie Machine, caught in the act of slowly cutting his own heart into wafer-thin slices. For Frankie, a murder committed may be the least of his problems.