PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book (nominee)
After obituary columnist Burleigh Bennett stumbles into a gangland slaying, he finds himself on a new journey which replaces his habit of finishing the day with large amounts of food.
Used availability for Daniel Akst's St Burl's Obituary
May 1996 : USA Hardback
February 1997 : USA Paperback
April 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition