Books Dirty Snow by William T. Vollmann, Marc Romano, Louise Varese and Georges Simenon Paperback, 257 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleDirty SnowAuthorWilliam T. Vollmann, Marc Romano, et al Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Newly revised, this classic by the late Belgian author explores the life of Frank, a pimp and thief who collaborated with the Nazis in occupied France and who spends a long winter seeking salvation from his many sins. Reprint. Genres: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Also by William T. Vollmann Riding Toward Everywhere Europe Central Last Stories and Other Stories Poor People Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Dirty Snow You Must Read This 'Dirty Snow': Dismal Perfection June 29, 2006 Georges Simenon's Dirty Snow, a noir chronicle of a mean, vicious soul, is anything but the feel-good read of the summer. But novelist Jim Hynes is going to recommend it to you anyway.