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This week I read this debut story collection from Riverhead Books. This is Claire Vaye Watkins’ Battleborn: I never would have bought this book if it didn’t already have awesome reviews. Also I love Westerns. Which this is. At first … Continue reading
Love, an Index is a collection of poetry by Rebecca Lindenberg, © McSweeney’s 2012
How to Get into the Twin Palms is a novel by Karolina Waclawiak, © Two Dollar Radio 2012
The Night Circus is a novel by Erin Morgenstern, © Doubleday 2011
Open City is a novel by Teju Cole, © Random House 2011 You hadn’t heard about Cormac’s Olivetti? Check it out.