This might be the most amazing Goodreads review of Dying Is My Business yet. It’s always nice when a reader gets what you’re doing!
Written with uncommon self-awareness, DYING IS MY BUSINESS is an urban fantasy that frequently satirizes the conventions of fantasy, noir, and horror….By acknowledging typical non-genre readers’ assumptions about his material and even poking fun at it himself, Kaufmann effectively offers himself as a reliable, entertaining tour guide to the “shadow world” of genre his novel occupies.
Click through to read the whole thing (warning: contains very minor spoilers). It may be the most in-depth critical reading the novel has ever gotten!