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  Split Poems by Cathy Linh Che Alice James Books, May 2014 ISBN-13:978-1938584053 $15.95; 87 pp. Reviewed by Stephanie Barbé Hammer   Perhaps the writer’s most difficult task is to render the ...

Book Review: Split by Cathy Linh Che

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Study in Perfect Essays by Sarah Gorham University of Georgia Press, September 2014 ISBN-13: 978-0-8203-4712-7 $24.95; 214pp. Reviewed by B.J. Hollars   In her debut essay collection, Study in ...

Book Review: Study in Perfect by Sarah Gorham

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  Nestuary Lyric Essay by Molly Sutton Kiefer Ricochet Editions, February 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1938900051 $15.00; 98pp.   The desire to be a mother. The small aches and sensations of pregnancy, of ...

Book Review: Nestuary by Molly Sutton Kiefer

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The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld A Memoir by Justin Hocking Graywolf Press, February 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1555976699 $15.00; 266pp. Reviewed by B.J. Hollars   Part maelstrom, part ebbing tide, part ...

Book Review: The Great Floodgates of the Wonderworld by Justin Hocking

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  Almost Any Shit Will Do Poems by Emji Spero Timeless, Infinite Light, March 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1937421137 $20.00   Emji Spero’s most recent collection, Almost Any Shit Will Do, enacts a ...

Book Review: Almost Any Shit Will Do by Emji Spero

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Revising the Storm Poems by Geffrey Davis BOA Editions Ltd., April 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1938160288 $16.00; 92pp. Reviewed by Michael Luke Benedetto   Winner of the A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize, Geffrey ...

Book Review: Revising the Storm by Geffrey Davis

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  Mouth Filled with Night Poems by Rodney Gomez Northwestern University Press, February 2014 ISBN-13: 978-0810129771 $9.95; 46pp. Reviewed by Alix Anne Shaw   “Everything I see is drowning," ...

Book Review: Mouth Filled with Night by Rodney Gomez

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  Tough Day for the Army Short Stories by John Warner LSU Press, September 2014 ISBN-13: 978-0807158029 $22.50; 168pp. Reviewed by Daniel Pecchenino ..... John Warner, a teacher, blogger, editor, and ...

Book Review: Tough Day for the Army by John Warner

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  Blood Makes Me Faint But I Go For It Poems by Natalie Lyalin Ugly Duckling Presse, June 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1937027339 $14; 72pp. Reviewed by Alyse Bensel   Blood Makes Me Faint But I Go For It, ...

Book Review: Blood Makes Me Faint But I Go For It by Natalie Lyalin

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