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Posted June 24, 2020

  • Fiction Posted June 24, 2020

    Ancestry, Eileen O'Leary, University of Iowa Press

    Collective Gravities, Chloe N. Clark, word west press

    The Dark Heart of Every Wild Thing, Joseph Fasano, Platypus Press

    Directory, Christopher Linforth, Otis Books / Seismicity Editions

    Father Guards the Sheep, Sari Rosenblatt, University of Iowa Press

    A Good Life Book Two: The Lily Trilogy, William Cobb, Livingston Press

    The Home Stretch, Wayne M. Johnston, Black Heron Press

    How to Walk on Water and Other Stories, Rachel Swearingen, New American Press

    I'll Be Here for You: Diary of a Town, Robert McKean, Livingston Press

    The Invention of Love, Sara Schaff, Split/Lip Press

    Lost Girls, Ellen Birkett Morris, Touchpoint Press

    One Small Saga, Bobbie Louise Hawkins, Ugly Duckling Presse

    The Rumphulus, Joseh G. Peterson, University of Iowa Press

    The Unmasking, Lynn C. Miller, University of New Mexico Press

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

  • Nonfiction Posted June 24, 2020

    Johnny Cash International: How and Why Fans Love the Man in Black, Michael Hinds & Jonathan Silverman, University of Iowa Press

    Red Zone: Cuba and the Battle Against Ebola in West Africa, Enrique Ubieta, Pathfinder Press

    Wrong: A Critical Biography of Dennis Cooper, Diarmuid Hester, University of Iowa Press

  • Poetry Posted June 24, 2020

    Alias, Prose Poems, Eric Pankey, Parlor Press

    Beside the Well, Donna Emerson, Cherry Grove Collections

    Califia's Daughter, Devorah Major, Aquarius Press/Willow Books

    The Calling, Bruce Bond, Parlor Press

    The City I Run From: Poems of Tel Aviv, Dara Barnat, Turning Point Books

    The Close Chaplet, Laura Riding, Ugly Duckling Presse

    Crossing State Lines, Joseph Chelius, Word Poetry

    Dead Shark on the N Train, Susana H. Case, Broadstone

    Demon Barber, Ruth Bardon, Main Street Rag Publishing

    Elsewhere, That Small, Monica Berlin, Parlor Press

    Empire, Tracy Zeman, Parlor Press

    Epochal Reckonings, J. P. Linstroth , Proverse Publishers HK

    Gone Bird in the Glass Hours: A Poem Play, Zachary Asher, The Univeristy of Utah Press

    Love Unaccommodated, Genevieve DiNatale, CW Books

    Mirrorforms, Peter Kline, Parlor Press

    Nuptial Favors: Assorted Scenarios, Ken Bazyn, Resource Publications

    On Dufur Hill, Penelope Scambly Schott, Turning Point Books

    A Place So Deep Inside America It Can't Be Seen, Kari Gunter-Seymour, Sheila-na-Gig Editions

    Pool Party in a Body Cast, Martha Deborah Hall, Word Poetry

    Raising King, Joseph Ross, Aquarius Press/Willow Books

    Rare Wondrous Things: A Poetic Biography of Maria Sibylla Merian, Alyse Bensel, Green Writers Press

    Rattle Young Poets Anthology: 2020, Rattle

    The Republic of Song, Kelvin Corcoran, Parlor Press

    River Voice II, Gary Metras, Adastra Press

    Socrates at Verse: And Other Philosophical Poems, Christopher Norris, Parlor Press

    This Apiary, Allie Marini, Glass Poetry Press

    The Unexploded Ordinance Bin, Rebecca Foust, Swan Scythe Press

    Vault, Alice Jones, Apogee Press

    What is in the Blood, Ellen Stone, Mayapple Press


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