You Think It, I’ll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld

Hardcover, 223 pages Expected publication: April 24th 2018 by Random House Curtis Sittenfeld has established a reputation as a sharp chronicler of the modern age who humanizes her subjects even as she skewers them. Now, with this first collection of short fiction, her “astonishing gift for creating characters that take up residence in readers’ heads” (The … More You Think It, I’ll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld

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

In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper by Lawrence Block

Hardcover, 288 pages Expected publication: December 6th 2016 by Pegasus Books Short stories hold a power that longer works of fiction do not have the advantage of: they can pack a hard punch that’ll knock your socks off in mere minutes, spilling uplifting joy, heart-wrenching pain or newly provoked thought from readers all in one … More In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper by Lawrence Block