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National Poetry Month – A Month Late

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I usually try to get up at least a post or two about poetry during April, which is National Poetry Month. But somehow it completely slipped my mind this year. So, here we have, a month late (or four months late, considering they were both published in January), reviews of two wonderful new poetry collections [...]

Vandal Love

Vandal Love

This Canadian debut won Deni Y. Bechard the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize for best first novel when it was published there in 2007. This year it finally makes its way to the United States, thanks to Milkweed Editions. An extensive author interview is available online from The Adirondack Review, and you can give the novel a try [...]

American Boy

American Boy

Author Larry Watson returns to Milkweed Press for the publication of his new novel. He has written about adolescence before, most famously in Montana 1948 (Milkweed 1993). Montana 1948 is assigned in schools, and found a place on YALSA’s Outstanding Books for the College Bound list in 1999. From looking at Watson’s website, it continues [...]