Gary Phillips has been a community activist, labor organizer and delivered dog cages. He’s published various novels, comics, short stories and edited several anthologies including Orange County Noir and the award-winning The Obama Inheritance: Fifteen Stories of Conspiracy Noir. Violent Spring, first published in 1994 was named in 2020 one of the essential crime novels of Los Angeles. He was a senior story editor on FX’s Snowfall, about crack and the CIA in 1980s South Central where he grew up.
Upcoming One-Shot Harry signings include the following:
Wednesday, April 6, 7 P.M. — Skylight Books, 1818 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Thursday, April 7, 7 P.M. – Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101
Sunday, April 10, 2 P.M. Book Carnival, 348 S Tustin St, Orange, CA 92866