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The Parable of You
The Parable of You
by Tony Wolk
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A shipwrecked sailor discovers the island he has landed on is not as deserted as he thought. A lone survivor describes an extraterrestrial invasion surprising in its circumstance. A woman wakes up to find a stranger in her bed, twins compete for a woman... (read more)

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Granta: The Magazine of New Writing #119: Granta 119: Britain
Granta: The Magazine of New Writing #119: Granta 119: Britain
by John Freeman
Synopsis
A nation defined by tradition and built on expansion, Britain now has more languages spoken within its capital than any other city in the world. Recently, Granta has explored Chicago, Pakistan and the world of Spanish-language letters. In this bold... (read more)

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Help Wanted: Female (13 Edition)
Help Wanted: Female (13 Edition)
by Sara Pritchard
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So there was all that: the ordinary twill of life; the ho-hum sturm und drang of the workplace: the ubiquitous absurdities, the annoying co-workers, the bloody deadlines and even bloodier bottom lines; the bland, eternal, Sisyphean, absolute... (read more)

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The Show That Smells (Little House on the Bowery)
The Show That Smells (Little House on the Bowery)
by Derek Mccormack
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“Derek McCormack has written a mini-masterpiece that keeps swelling with invention long after you’ve put it down.”—Guy Maddin, filmmaker “A hilarious, strange and altogether ghoulish little freak show of a book . . . A book... (read more)

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A Gringo Like Me
A Gringo Like Me
by Jennifer Knox
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Borrowing its title from an Ennio Morricone ditty in the spaghetti western Gunfight at Red Sands, Jennifer L. Knox's A Gringo Like Me contains poems at once raucous and sexy, tender and high. In favorites such as "Hot Ass Poem," "Cruising for Prostitutes,... (read more)

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Pee on Water
Pee on Water
by Rachel B. Glaser
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Fiction. "Rachel Glaser has written a game-changer. I have a couple of rules about things I allow myself to like. Rachel breaks all of them and her stories leave me hunting for my rule book. Where is my rule book? Damn her. Bless her. Say what you will... (read more)

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Spit in the Ocean #7 : All About Ken Kesey (03 Edition)
Spit in the Ocean #7 : All About Ken Kesey (03 Edition)
by Ed Mcclanahan
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Between 1974 and 1981 Ken Kesey self-published six issues of a literary magazine called Spit in the Ocean. After the revolutionary novelist's death in the fall of 2001, one of his closest friends, acclaimed writer Ed McClanahan, decided to carry out... (read more)

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Letters to Wendy's
Letters to Wendy's
by Joe Wenderoth
Staff Pick
From poet Joe Wenderoth comes one of the strangest epistolary books in years. Letters to Wendy's is a disturbing, hilarious, and even philosophical journey into a weirdo's mind.... (read more)

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Notes from the Lightning God
Notes from the Lightning God
by John Schouten
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In the majestic Andes a civilization is torn apart by revolution, terror, murder and extortion. A rebel army vows to bring down a corrupt government, which is equally brutal in defending its own interests. Meanwhile defenseless peasants are swept up in... (read more)

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Cooperative Village
Cooperative Village
by Frances Madeson
Review
"I read it. I loved it. It's extremely funny. You should read it... She's wicked, she's merciless, she rings true the way strong satire does. It's not profound, it's not Proust, but it's more fun." Daniel Millstone, The Daily... (read more)

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The Feather Room
The Feather Room
by Anis Mojgani
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Science, birds, Billy the Kid, and lots of feathers surround The Feather Room, Anis Mojgani's follow up to his Pushcart-nominated work, Over the Anvil We Stretch. In The Feather Room, Mojgani further explores storytelling in poetic form while traveling... (read more)

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Beauty Was the Case that They Gave Me
Beauty Was the Case that They Gave Me
by Mark Leidner
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Poetry. BEAUTY WAS THE CASE THAT THEY GAVE ME is Mark Leidner's first full-length collection of poems. A collection of poems that might make you feel like a flower, like a black hole, like punishment meted out at night by a giant tractor, like you have... (read more)

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Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls
Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls
by Alissa Nutting
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"Nutting's outrageous writing makes my face split with laughter. . . . She's glorious chaos and utterly original."—Lydia Millet "A dark catalog of behavior for her characters and the result is a kind of human bestiary, if humans were programmed to... (read more)

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Motherlunge
Motherlunge
by Kirstin Scott
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Fiction. MOTHERLUNGE is an eloquent and irreverent debut novel about first sex, true love, and chronic sibling rivalry; it's about the deepest fear of young (and not-so-young) adulthood: the fear of inheriting a disappointing life. It's motherly advice... (read more)

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For Here or to Go: Life in the Service Industry
For Here or to Go: Life in the Service Industry
by Leah Ryan
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From the diary of a dishwasher to the grind of an exotic dancer, For Here or to Go is an astonishing eyewitness account of America's new service economy.... (read more)

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Geek Mafia
Geek Mafia
by Rick Dakan
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Fired from a job he hated at a company he loved, videogame designer Paul Reynolds is drowning his sorrows in late-morning margaritas when he meets an alluring, pink-haired conwoman named Chloe. With her gang of techno-pirate friends, Chloe helps Paul... (read more)

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Play
Play
by Liz Waldner
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Poetry. Liz Waldner's eighth book PLAY, perhaps her most experimental since ETYM(BI)OLOGY, reads as a hybrid of poetry and theater in which two (or more) voices dialogue with each other, fluctuating between narrative, Sapphic threads and radiating... (read more)

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McSweeney's Quarterly Concern Issue 13
McSweeney's Quarterly Concern Issue 13
by Chris Ware
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This issue is all comics.  It is edited by Chris Ware (author of Jimmy Corrigan: Smartest Kid on Earth), and features so many artists to know and love: Lynda Berry, Mark Beyer, Chester Brown, Jeffrey Brown, Ivan Brunetti, Charles Burns, Malachi B... (read more)

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Zine Yearbook #9
Zine Yearbook #9
by Joe Biel
Publisher Comments
The annual anthology of zine reprints now includes relevant articles about the year in zines - super fun zine fests, life changing experiences, amazing pen pal connections, and stories from people who hold zines dear to their hearts. It's a... (read more)

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MYcellF Prisoner of the Pen
MYcellF Prisoner of the Pen
by Jason Breedlove
About the Author
Jason Breedlove spent 6 years in an Iowa correctional facility. Serving sentences on three occasions for theft and marijuana. This book begins during his second stay in 2002. On his third trip back he picked up the pen and continued to record his... (read more)

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