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Available Books


  1. Visions and Revisions by Dale Peck (Soho Books, 2015)
  2. Dark Museum by Maria Negroni trans. By Michelle Gil-Montero (Action Books, 2015)
  3. The NSFW Files: An Appreciation of the Erotic in Literature and Comics by Karl Wolff (CCLAP, 2015)*
  4. Bible Adventures by Gabe Durham (Boss Fight Books, 2015)*


  1. A Distant Father by Antonio Skármeta trans. By John Cullen (Other Press, 2014)
  2. Poet & Vampire by Chuck Taylor (MadCity Publications, 2014)
  3. The Four Corners of Palermo by Giuseppe Di Piazza trans. By Antony Shugaar (Other Press, 2014)
  4. The Goddess of Small Victories by Yannick Grannec trans. By Willard Wood (Other Press, 2014)
  5. Blood Brothers by Ernest Haffner trans. By Michael Hoffman (Other Press, 2015)
  6. Diary of the Fall by Michel Laub trans. By Margaret Jull Costa (Other Press, 2015)
  7. Moab is My Washpot by Stephen Fry (Soho Press, 2014)
  8. Hush Now, Don’t Explain by Dennis Must (Coffeetown Press, 2014)
  9. Dash in the Blue Pacific by Cole Alpaugh (Coffeetown Press, 2014)
  10. The Book of Changes: Book Three of the California Quartet by Jack Remick (Coffeetown Oress, 2014)
  11. Ready to Burst by Franketienne trans. By Kaiama L. Glover (Archipelago, 2014)
  12. This Life by Karel Schoeman trans. By Else Silke (Archipelago, 2014)
  13. Loving Donovan by Bernice L. McFadden (Akashic Books, 2015)
  14. The Love Treasures of R&B by Nelson George (Akashic, 2015)
  15. The Englightenment of Nina Findlay by Andrea Gillies (Other Press, 2015)
  16. The Book of Stone by Johnathan Papernick (Fig Tree Books, 2015)
  17. Safekeeping by Jessamyn Hope (Fig Tree Books, 2015)
  18. We by Michael Landweber (Coffeetown Press, 2013)
  19. The Spy’s Little Zonbi by Cole Alpaugh (Coffetown Press, 2014)
  20. Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat (Soho Press, 2015)
  21. Wake by AT Grant (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2015)*
  22. The Surfacing by Cormac James (Bellevue Literary Press, 2015)
  23. Washing the Dead by Michelle Brafman (Prospect Park Books, 2015)
  24. American Meteor by Norman Lock (Bellevue Literary Press, 2015)
  25. Paul is Dead by Stephen Moles (CCLAP, 2015)*
  26. Orest and August by Steven Garbas (CCLAP, 2015)*
  27. The Immune System by Nathan Larson (Akashic, 2015)
  28. Take a Girl Like You by Kingsley Amis (NYRB, 2015)
  29. Tristana by Benito Pérez Galdós trans. By Margaret Jull Costa (NYRB, 2014)
  30. Midnight in the Century by Victor Serge trans. By Richard Greenman (NYRB, 2014)
  31. The Death of Napoleon by Simon Leys trans. By Patricia Clancy (NYRB, 2015)

Short Stories

  1. Selected Stories by Sait Faik Abasiyanik (Archipelago, 2014)
  2. Something Good, Something Bad, Something Dirty by Brian Alan Ellis (House of Vlad, 2015)
  3. The Title of this Book is an Inside Joke by Sophia Katz (Metatron Press, 2015)
  4. Because the Night by Stacy Hardy (Pocko, 2014)
  5. Valparaiso Round the Horn by Madeline Fitch (Publishing Genius, 2015)
  6. Peek by Paul Beckman (Big Table Publishing, 2015)
  7. Come Tomorrow, You’ll Regret Today by Patrick Trotti (Tailwinds Press, 2015)
  8. Today I am a Book by xTx (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2015)
  9. The Valley of Happiness by George Williams (Raw Dog Screaming Press, 2014)
  10. Delicate Men by R. Dean Johnson (Alternative Book Press, 2014)
  11. After Abel by Michal Lemberger (Prospect Park Books, 2015)
  12. Big Venerable by Matt Rowan (CCLAP, 2015)*
  13. Twilight of the Idiots by Joseph G. Peterson (CCLAP, 2015)*
  14. The Motion by Lucy K. Shaw (421 Atlanta, 2015)*


  1. The Yellow Door by Amy Uyematsu (Red Hen Press, 2015)
  2. The Widow from Lake Bled: Selected Poems by Kirby Wright (2013, Moon Pie Press)
  3. My Next Bad Decision by Nathan Graziano (Artistically Declined Press, 2014)*
  4. With Lorraine All Day by Kristen Orser (Artistically Declined Press, 2014)*
  5. We Will Listen For You by Nick Rapatrazone (2014, CCM Press)*
  6. Minute-Operas by Frédéric Forte (Burning Deck, 2014)
  7. Morse, My Dear Friend by Miloš Djurdjević (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2014)
  8. Cave by Zachary Cosby (Bottlecap Press, 2015)
  9. Gospel of the Throwaway Daughter by Nancy Bevilaqua (Self, 2015)
  10. Wolfman Librarian by Filip Marinovich (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015)
  11. Fantasy by Ben Fama (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015)
  12. The Blood of a Tourist by William Taylor Jr (Sunnyside Out, 2014)
  13. Rimbaud by Christopher Mulrooney (Finishing Line Press, 2015)
  14. Asuras by Jayinee Basu (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2015)*
  15. I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast by Melissa Studdard (Saint Julian Press, 2014)
  16. On Quiet Nights by Till Lindemann trans. By Ehren Fordyce (Raw Dog Screaming Press, 2015)
  17. The Green Ray by Corina Copp (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015)
  18. Everything Reused in the Sea by Della Watson & Jessica Wickens (Mission Cleaners, 2014)
  19. The Country of Planks by Raúl Zurita trans. by Daniel Borzutzky (Action Books, 2015)
  20. Minnows Small as Sixteenth Notes: The Collected Poems of Norma Kassirer (BlazeVOX, 2015)
  21. Metamericana by Seth Abramson (BlazeVOX, 2015)
  22. Starlight by John Tranter (BlazeVOX, 2015)
  23. Alien Abduction by Lewis Warsh (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015)
  24. War/lock by Lisa Marie Basile (Hyacinth Girl Press, 2015)
  25. The Insomniac Circus by Amorak Huey (Hyacinth Girl Press, 2014)
  26. Confluence by Sandra Marchetti (Sundress Publications, 2015)
  27. The Word Kingdom in the Word Kingdom by Noah Eli Gordon (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2015)
  28. Drum Taps: The Complete 1865 Edition by Walt Whitman (NYRB, 2015)
  29. Or Replica by Paige Taggart (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2015)
  30. Pelican by Emily O’Neil (YesYes Books, 2015)*
  31. New Language for Falling out of Love by Meghan Privitello (YesYes Books, 2015)*
  32. North of Order by Nicholas Gulig (YesYes Books, 2015)*


  1. Apollo: A ballet by Igor Stravinsky by Geoffrey Gatza (BlazeVOX, 2014)
  2. “SSES’ “SSES’ ‘SSEY” by Chaulky White (Calamari Archive Ink, 2015)
  3. Prometheus Unbound by Aeschylus trans. By Joel Agee (NYRB, 2015)

* Indicates a book is available in digital format only.