Tree of Smoke

Author(s): Denis Johnson

Literary Fiction

Skip Sands is a CIA spy engaged in psychological operations against the Viet Cong. This story describes the disasters that befall him and about double agents, missionaries, killers for hire and lost souls desperate for sex, death or God and thus an end to their loneliness.


Product Information

Winner of United States National Book Awards: Fiction 2007.

Denis Johnson is the author of several novels, including Already Dead (published by Picador), Resuscitation of a Hanged Man, Fiskadoro, The Stars at Noon, Angels and The Name of the World, a collection of short stories, Jesus' Son, and four volumes of poetry. He lives in northern Idaho.

General Fields

  • : 9780330449205
  • : Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • : Farrar, Straus & Giroux
  • : November 2007
  • : 234mm X 153mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Denis Johnson
  • : Hardback
  • : very good
  • : 624