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Posted September 30, 2014

  • Posted September 30, 2014
    I Let Go of the Stars in My Hand, Ed. Jane Ormerod, Thomas Fucaloro, Russ Green, David Lawton, George Wallace, Mary McLaughlin Slechta, Great Weather for Media

    World War I in American Fiction, Ed. Scott D. Emmert and Steven Trout, Kent State Univ Press

  • Posted September 30, 2014
    Abby's Fabulous Season, Alain M. Bergeron, Second Story Press

    Cecilia and Miguel are Best Friends: Cecilia y Miguel son mejores amigos, Diane Gonzales Bertrand, Arte Publico Press

    Do You See Me Now?, Estela Bernal, Pinata Books

    Edge of Nowhere, John Smelcer, Leapfrog Press

    The Magician of Auschwitz, Kathy Kacer, Second Story Press

    There's a Name for This Feeling, Diane Gonzales Bertrand, Pinata Books

    These Hands: My Family's Hands: Estas manos: Manitas de mi familia, Samuel Caraballo, Arte Publico Press

    Because I am a Girl: I Can Change the World, Rosemary McCarney, Second Story Press

    Our Heroes: How Kids are Making a Difference, Janet Wilson, Second Story Press

  • Posted September 30, 2014
    The Blue Box, Ron Carlson, Red Hen Press

    The Book of Joshua, Zachary Schomburg, Black Ocean

    A Carol Dickens Christmas, Thomas Fox Averill, Univ of New Mexico Press

    The Demon Who Peddled Longing, Khanh Ha, Underground Voices

    The Drum Tower, Farnoosh Moshiri, Black Heron Press

    Failing the Trapeze, Susan V. Meyers, Southeast Missouri State Univ Press

    Families Among Us, Blake Kimzey, Black Lawrence Press

    First Principles of Dreaming, Beth Goobie, Second Story Press

    Free Range Men, William Bryan Smith, Main Street Rag Pub Co

    From a Tilted Pail, Ajay Vishwanathan, firthFORTH Books

    Ghost Horse, Thomas H. McNeely, Gival Press

    A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing, Eimear McBride, Coffee House Press

    Helen Keller Really Lived, Elisabeth Sheffield, FC2

    The Hour of Lead, Bruce Holbert, Counterpoint Press

    The Imagination of Lewis Carroll, William Todd Seabrook, Rose Metal Press

    Invisible Traffic, Deborah Ann Percy, One Wet Shoe Media

    A Jellyfish for Every Name, David Rawson, ELJ Publications

    Josh's Wall, Cliff Ashpaugh, Spout Hill Press

    The Land Baron's Sun: The Story of Ly Loc and His Seven Wives, Genaro Ky Ly Smith, Univ of Louisiana at Lafayette Press

    A Light Like Ida Lupino, W.C. Bamberger, Livingston Press

    Mercy 6, David Bajo, Unbridled Books

    My Father Moves through Time like a Dirigible, Gregg Cusick, Livingston Press

    Nature's Confession, J.L. Morin, Harvard Square Editions

    The Professor and the Siren, Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa, New York Review Books

    Sex World, Ron Koertge, Red Hen Press

    Sharkman, Steve Alten, Taylor Trade

    Shooting Star: Muerte en una estrella, Sergio D. Elizondo, Arte Publico Press

    Sophie's House of Cards, Sharon Oard Warner, Univ of New Mexico Press

    The Stories of Jane Gardam, Jane Gardam, Europa Editions

    The Story of How All Animals are Equal & Other Tales, Matt Runkle, Brooklyn Arts Press

    Superhero Questions, Charlie Geoghegan-Celements, ELJ Publications

    Tesla: A Portrait With Masks, Vladimir Pistalo, Graywolf Press

    The Thoughts and Happenings of Wilfred Price Purveyor of Superior Funerals, Wendy Jones, Europa Editions

    The University of Pennsylvania, Caren Beilin, Noemi Press

    The Valley: Estampas del valle, Rolando Hinojosa, Arte Publico Press

    White Gold, W.B. Garvey, Jonkro Books

  • Posted September 30, 2014
    America in the Thirties, John Olszowka, Marnie M. Sullivan, Brian R. Sheridan, Dennis Hickey, Syracuse Univ Press

    Better With Age: Your Blueprint for Staying Smart, Strong, and Happy for Life, Robin Porter, SpryPublishing

    Claremont Boy: My New Hampshire Roots and the Gift of Memory, Joseph D. Steinfield, Bauhan Publishing

    Dispatches from the Drownings: Reporting the Fiction of Nonfiction, B.J. Hollars, Univ of New Mexico Press

    Fairness is Overrated: And 51 Other Leadership Principles to Revolutionize Your Workplace, Tim Stevens, Nelson Publishers

    Forever Mom: What to Expect When You're Adopting, Mary Ostyn, Nelson Publishers

    I Was Not Born, Julia Cohen, Noemi Press

    An Infuriating American: The Incendiary Arts of H.L. Mencken, Hal Crowther, Univ of Iowa Press

    Kama Sutra Diaries: Intimate Journeys through Modern India, Sally Howard, Nicholas Brealey Publishing

    Leaving the Pink House, Ladette Randolph, Univ of Iowa Press

    My Best Friend's Funeral, Roger W. Thompson, Nelson Publishers

    One Man's Family: Growing Up in Peterborough & Other Stories, Sydney M. Williams, Bauhan Publishing

    Regeneration: Spiritual Growth and How It Works, Emanuel Swedenborg, Swedenborg Foundation Press / Chrysalis Books

    Slip of the Tongue: Talking About Language, Katie Haegele, Microcosm Publishing

    Street Angel, Magie Dominic, Wilfrid Laurier Univ Press

    Twenty Poems that Could Save America: And Other Essays, Tony Hoagland, Graywolf Press

    The Unbreakable Boy, Scott LeRette with Susy Flory, Nelson Publishers

  • Posted September 30, 2014
    5th Generation Immigrant, Lee Busby, ELJ

    All the Wasted Beauty of the World, Richard Newman, Able Muse Press

    The Americans, David Roderick, Univ of Pittsburgh Press

    And the Girls Worried Terribly
    , Dot Devota, Noemi Press

    The Blood of a Tourist
    , William Taylor Jr., Sunnyoutside

    The Cartographer's Ink
    , Okla Elliott, NYQ Books

    Dandarians: Poems, Lee Ann Roripaugh, Milkweed Editions

    Dark~Sky Society, Ailish Hopper, New Issues Poetry & Prose

    Dear Darwish, Morani Kornberg-Weiss    BlazeVOX [books]

    Dismantling the Angel, Eric Pankey, Parlor Press

    Ending in Planes, Ruth Ellen Kocher, Noemi Press

    Entwined: Three Lyric Sequence, Carol Frost, Tupelo Press

    Eros Is More, Juan Antonio Gonzalez Iglesias, Alice James Books

    The Existentialist Cookbook, Shawnte Orion, NYQ Books

    Expect Delays, Bill Berkson, Coffee House Press

    Fallen Attitudes, Patricia Waters, Anhinga Press

    Fishing on the Pole Star, Paul Pines, Dos Madres

    Frozen Latitudes, Therese Halscheid, Press 53

    The Ghost in Us Was Multiplying, Brent Armendinger, Noemi Press

    Hearsay, Christopher Ankney, Washington Writers' Pub House

    How Formal?, Stephanie Barbe Hammer, Spout Hill Press

    I'm Your Huckleberry, Erika Jo Brown, Brooklyn Arts Press

    In the Museum of Coming and Going, Laura Stott, New Issues Poetry & Prose

    Invasives, Brandon Krieg, New Rivers Press

    Kern, Derek Beaulieu, Les Figues Press

    The Last Time Will Be the First, Jeff Alessandrelli, Burnside Review Press

    The Little Devil and the Rose: El diablito y la rosa, Viola Canales, Arte Publico Press

    Manhattan Spleen, E.M. Schorb, Aldrich Press

    Mikhail Yeryomin: Selected Poems 1957-2009, Mikhail Yeryomin, White Pine Press

    This Miraculous Turning, Joseph Mills, Press 53

    No Girls No Telephones, Brittany Cavallaro, Rebecca Hazelton, Black Lawrence Press

    Or Replica, Paige Taggart, Brooklyn Arts Press

    Ouroboros, Richard Kostelanetz, NYQ Books

    Paper, Cotton, Leather, Jenny Sadre-Orafai, Press 53

    Pilgrimly, Siobhan Scarry, Parlor Press

    Plots We Can't Keep Up With, Randy Phillis, Encircle Publications

    Port Light: A Hay(na)ku Collection
    , William Allegrezza, Meritage Press

    Post Subject: A Fable, Oliver de la Paz, Univ of Akron Press

    Prelude to Bruise
    , Saeed Jones, Coffee House Press

    Really Happy, Jim Reese, Algonquin Books

    Reflections of Hostile Revelries: A Collection of Political Poetry Musings, Jennifer C. Wolfe, BlazeVOX [books]

    Reliquaria, R. A. Villanueva, Univ of Nebraska Press

    Résumé, Chris Green, Mayapple Press

    Sea-Level Nerve (Book One), James Grabill, Wordcraft of Oregon

    A Selected History of Her Heart, Carole Simmons Oles, Univ of New Mexico Press

    The Sky is Shooting Blue Arrows, Glenna Luschei, Univ of New Mexico Press

    The Small Claim of Bones, Cindy Williams Gutierrez, Bilingual Review Press

    Tales of the Tetragrammaton, Paul Nemser, Mayapple Press

    Tancho, J. David Cummings, Ashland Poetry Press

    They, Sue Ellen Thompson, Turning Point

    Tree Line, Judy Halebsky, New Issues Poetry & Prose

    Trickster, Randall Potts, Univ of Iowa Press

    A Trip Through Downer, Minnesota, Gretchen Johnson, Lamar Univ Press

    Vellum, Chelsea Woodward, Able Muse Press

    Waltzing with Horses
    , Felicia Mitchell, Press 53

    Water, Earth, Air, Fire, and Picket Fences
    , Carol Smallwood, Lamar Univ Press

    What Ridiculous Things We Could Ask of Each Other, Jeffrey Schultz, Univ of Georgia Press

    Without Dorothy There is No Going Home, Alex Stolis, ELJ Publications

    Woman with a Gambling Mania, Catherine Anderson, Mayapple Press

    Yankee Broadcast Network, John F. Buckley & Martin Ott, Brooklyn Arts Press

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