fiction

The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood

If you are looking for a novel that makes you feel good about life, the world, and…

The State We’re In by Ann Beattie

Ann Beattie’s new short story collection is entitled The State We’re In. It’s a collection of loosely…

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…

The Dust That Falls From Dreams by Louis De Bernieres

When I first picked up Captain Corelli’s Mandolin years ago and devoured it in a sitting, I…

Bad Sex by Clancy Martin

You don’t read this book, it happens to you. The self-destruction on display in Bad Sex is…