Elise Blackwell

The Lower Quarter by Elise Blackwell

Sometimes I find a novel that so successfully melds place, character, and story it is hard to…

The Lower Quarter by Elise Blackwell – The First 1000 Words

Clay pulled the second drawer of his filing cabinet out as far as it would go and…

Notable New Releases 4/5/2011

1) What You Have Left
Will Allison
Published by: Free Press
Upon reading Will Allison’s second novel, I was struck by how much it felt like an intense fictional cousin to Darin Strauss’ Half a Life.