Selected Book Reviews

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Three Debuts (p. 172-74)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • 1996 by Sara Peters
  • Cutting Room by Sarah Pinder
  • Between Dusk and Night by Emily McGiffin

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Ignite by Kevin Spenst
  • Our Inland Sea by James Lindsay
  • Country Club by Andy McGuire
  • jabbering with bing bong by Kevin Spenst
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Some Nights It's Entertainment; Some Other Nights Just Work by Matt Robinson
  • The News by Rob Taylor
  • The Photographer's Last Picture by Sean Howard
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Rue by Melissa Bull
  • Tarnished Trophies by Debbie Okun Hill
  • The Loneliness Machine by Aaron Giovannone
Subjects: Contemporary, Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Catullus's Soldiers by Daniel Goodwin
  • Short Takes on the Apocalypse by Patricia Young
  • Prometheus Reconsiders Fire by Brent MacLaine
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Odd Ducks by Bryden MacDonald
  • The Shoplifters by Morris Panych
  • Winners and Losers by Marcus Youssef and James Long
Subjects: Drama

Time and Place (p. 130-132)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Shooter by Caroline Pignat
  • Straight to the Head by Fraser Nixon
  • As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust by Alan Bradley
Subjects: Novel

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Washita: Poems by Patrick Lane
  • Selected Poems by Tim Bowling
Subjects: Poetry

Times Squared (p. 139-40)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Little White Lies by Katie Dale
  • 10:04 by Ben Lerner

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Traversing Leonard by Craig Savel
Subjects: Fiction