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Posted January 22, 2020

  • Anthology Posted February 19, 2020

    River Teeth: 20 Years of Creative Nonfiction, Ed. Joe Mackall & Daniel W. Lehman, University of New Mexico Press

  • Fiction Posted February 19, 2020

    Barbarians on an Ancient Sea: A Nicholas Fallon Sea Novel, William Westbrook, Rowman & Littlefield

    Hillbilly Hustle, Wesley Browne, West Virginia University Press

    I Am Faithful, Jenny Irish, Black Lawrence Press

    Jesus and John, Adam McOmber, Lethe Press

    Life's Tumultous Party Reduced to its Essential Partycycles, Marvin Cohen, Sagging Mensicus Press

    Moon Trees and Other Orphans, Leigh Camacho Rourks, Black Lawrence Press

    Neotenica, Joon Oluchi Lee, Nightboat Books

    The OK End of Funny Town, Mark Polanzak, BOA Editions LTD

    Skyland, Andrew Durbin, Nightboat Books

    A Small Thing to Want, Shuly Xóchitl Cawood, Press 53

    Wolf, Douglas A. Martin, Nightboat Books

    The World Doesn't Work that Way but It Could, Yxta Maya Murray, University of Nevada Press

  • Nonfiction Posted February 19, 2020

    Caribbean Counterpoint: The Aesthetics of Salt in Lasana Sekou, Sara Florian, House of Nehesi Publishers

    Disparates: Essays, Patrick Madden, University of Nebraska Press

    I Alone: Bernardo de Gálvez's American Revolution, Eduardo Garrigues, Arte Publico Press

    The Nail in the Tree, Carol Ann Davis, Tupelo Press

    Prismatics: Larry Levis & Contemporary American Poetry, Ed. Gregory Donovan & Michele Poulos, Diode Editions

    Sown in Earth: Essays of Memory and Belonging, Fred Arroyo, University of Arizona Press

    Try to Get Lost: Essays on Travel and Place, Joan Frank, University of New Mexico Press

    Where Did Poetry Come From: Some Early Encounters, Geoffrey O'Brien, Marsh Hawk Press

  • Poetry Posted February 19, 2020

    Bad Indian, J.C. Mehta, Brick Mantel Books

    Blood Memory, Gail Newman, Marsh Hawk Press

    Brand New Spacesuit, John Gallaher, BOA Editions LTD

    Disparate Beasts, Basil King's Beastiary, Part Two, Basil King, Marsh Hawk Press

    Enjoy Yourself: Poems, J.R. Solonche, Serving House Books

    Girls Like Us, Elizabeth Hazen, Alan Squire Publishing

    GOOD TIMING & GERTRUDE STEIN: Inside Snoopy’s snout maggots feast upon my blood, Julia Cohen, Diode Editions

    Hedge Fund Certainty, Tomas Fink, Meritage Press

    Hold Me Tight, Jason Schneiderman, Red Hen Press

    Horologion, Mark Lamoureux, Poet Republik LTD

    Improvisation Without Accompaniment, Matt Morton, BOA Editions LTD

    Iola O, G.M. Monks, Bedazzled Ink

    Karma, Yin Lichuan, Tolsun Books

    The Last Human Heart, Allison Joseph, Diode Editions

    Let's Become a Ghost Story, Rick Bursky, BOA Editions LTD

    Love Songs from the End of the World, Katherine Reigel, Main Street Rag Publishing Co

    Many Restless Concerns: (a testimony), Gayle Brandeis, Black Lawrence Press

    Mezzaluna: Selected Poems, Michele Leggott, Wesleyan University Press

    The Minister of Disturbances, Zeeshan Pathan, Diode Editions

    Motherland, Sally Thomas, Able Muse Press

    A Net to Hold the Wind, Memye Curtis Tucker, Main Street Rag Publishing Co

    Our Bearings, Molly McGlennen, University of Arizona Press

    Pep Talks for Broke(n) People, Caits Meissner

    Prime Meridian, Connie Post, Glass Lyre Press

    Refusal, Jenny Molberg, LSU Press

    Rue, Kathryn Nuernberger, BOA Editions LTD

    The Shadowgraph, James Cihlar, University of New Mexico Press

    Shy, Theresa Hickey, Finishing Line Press

    Spooky Action at a Distance: double-title poems, David Alpaugh, Word Galaxy Press

    Still-Life with God, Cynthia Atkins, Saint Julian Press

    to cleave: poems, Barbara Rockman, University of New Mexico Press

    Ugly/Sad, Cassandra de Alba, Glass Poetry Press

    Underworld Lit, Srikanth Reddy, Wave Books

    Wider than the Sky, Nancy Chen Long, Diode Editions

    Worship the Pig, Gaylord Brewer, Red Hen Press

    Year of the Dog, Deborah Paredez, BOA Editions LTD

  • Children's Lit Posted February 19, 2020

    The Everything I Have Lost, Sylvia Zeleny, Cinco Puntos Press

    Jimena Perez Can Fly/Jimena Perez puede volar, Jorge Argueta, Cinco Puntos Press


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