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  • FICTION

    99 ERICS

    JAN. 22, 2020

FICTION

99 ERICS

by Julia Serano

Knocks down literary conventions, sexual stereotypes, the fourth wall, and more in enthusiastic defense of the weird. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE SOCIALIST'S GARDEN OF VERSES

    DEC. 1, 2020

FICTION

THE SOCIALIST'S GARDEN OF VERSES

by Christopher Bernard

A dazzling poetry collection, its intimations of doom lit by a furious clarity. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    ALMOST INNOCENT

    MARCH 2, 2021

NONFICTION

ALMOST INNOCENT

by Jim Spurlino Shanti Brien

An intriguing, informed examination of the justice system from a professional and personal perspective. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    ENEMY COMBATANT

    MARCH 2, 2021

FICTION

ENEMY COMBATANT

by David Winner

A searingly insightful, tragicomic adventure that lays bare personal and political fault lines. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    10 HIDDEN HEROES

    MARCH 2, 2021

CHILDREN'S

10 HIDDEN HEROES

illustrated by Laura Watson by Mark K. Shriver

An inclusive, visually delightful story that may give youngsters the confidence to be heroes themselves. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    TOWER OF MUD AND STRAW

    FEB. 20, 2021

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

TOWER OF MUD AND STRAW

by Yaroslav Barsukov

This marvelous SF tale about dangerous technology offers sublime stretches that will warrant revisiting. Full review >

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