Pure Hollywood by Christine Schutt

Hardcover, 144 pages Published March 13th 2018 by Grove Atlantic In 11 captivating tales, Pure Hollywood brings us into private worlds of corrupt familial love, intimacy, longing, and danger. From an alcoholic widowed actress living in desert seclusion, to a young mother whose rejection of her child has terrible consequences, a newlywed couple who ignore the violent warnings … More Pure Hollywood by Christine Schutt

Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado

Paperback, 248 pages Published October 3rd 2017 by Graywolf Press In Her Body and Other Parties, Carmen Maria Machado blithely demolishes the arbitrary borders between psychological realism and science fiction, comedy and horror, fantasy and fabulism. While her work has earned her comparisons to Karen Russell and Kelly Link, she has a voice that is all her … More Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado