Bookshelf

Members are invited to list their new titles in our online Bookshelf. Listings will also appear in the Bookshelf column of the Writer's Chronicle. To have your book listed in the Writer’s Chronicle Bookshelf, submit title, author, press, and price information using the contact information at right.

Reprinted from the May 2015 issue of the Writer's Chronicle

  • Why God Is a Woman, poems by Nin Andrews. Boa Editions Ltd: $16.00 paper.

  • Miracles and Conundrums of the Secondary Planets, stories by Jacob M. Appel. Black Lawrence Press: $13.95 paper.

  • Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life, essays by Karen Babine. University of Minnesota Press: $17.95 paper.

  • Count the Waves, poems by Sandra Beasley. W.W. Norton & Company: $26.95 hardcover.

  • Shame Shame, poems by Devin Becker. Boa Editions Ltd: $16.00 paper.

  • The Octopus Game, poems by Nicky Beer. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • The American Isherwood, essays edited by James J. Berg and Chris Freeman. University of Minnesota Press: $27.50 paper.

  • To Light a Fire: 20 Years with the InsideOut Literary Arts Project, edited by Terry Blackhawk and Peter Markus. Wayne State University Press: $24.99 paper.

  • Local Fauna, poems by Brian Brodeur. The Kent State University Press: $7.00 paper.

  • Fanny Says, poems by Nickole Brown. Boa Editions Ltd: $16.00 paper.

  • The Voices, poems by Michael Dennis Browne. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $16.95 paper.

  • The Midwestern Novel: Literary Populism from Huckleberry Finn to the Present, by Nancy Bunge. McFarland Press: $40 hardcover.

  • Furious Dusk, poems by David Campos. University of Notre Dame Press: $17.00 paper.

  • One Day in the Life of the English Language: a Microcosmic Usage Handbook, by Frank L. Cioffi. Princeton University Press: $24.95 hardcover.

  • The Cruel Country, a memoir by Judith Ortez Cofer. University of Georgia Press: $24.95 hardcover.

  • 12 Women: An Anthology of Poems, edited by Gerald Costanzo, Martha Paterson, and Sophie Wirt. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Get Me Through Tomorrow: A Sister’s Memoir of Brain Injury & Revival, by Mojie Crigler. University of Nebraska Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Lunette, poems by Pamela Davis. ABZ Poetry Press: $20.00 paper.

  • Smugglers, poems by Aleš Debelijak translated by Brian Henry. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • Book Seventeen, poems by Greg Delanty. Louisiana State University Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Haiku and Senryu: A Simple Guide for All, by Charlotte Digregorio. Artful Communicators Press: $19.95 paper.

  • How to Write a Thesis, by Umberto Eco. The MIT Press: $19.95 paper.

  • The Collected Stories of Gladys Schmitt, edited by Lois Josephs Fowler and Cynthia Lamb. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Wild Track, poems by Kevin Hart. University of Notre Dame Press: $25.00 paper.

  • Soon after Rain, poems by James Hoggard. Wings Press: $16.00 paper.

  • Domestic Garden, poems by John Hoppenthaler. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • Girls of Usually, essays by Lori Horvitz. Truman State University Press: $16.95 paper.

  • Acing the ACT: An Elite Tutor’s Guide to Tricky Questions andSecret Strategies that Make a Big Difference, by Elizabeth King. Penguin Random House: $12.99 paper.

  • A Week with Beijing, poems by Meg Eden Kuyatt. NEON: $5.98 ebook and paper.

  • Trumbull Ave., poems by Michael Lauchlan. Wayne State University Press: $15.99 paper.

  • Please Excuse this Poem, anthology of poems edited by Brett Fletcher Lauer and Lynn Melnick. Penguin Random House: $16.99 paper.

  • The Hiss of the Viper, poems by Carmelia Leonte. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • Little Nest, poems by Diana Lueptow. The Kent State University Press: $7.00 paper.

  • Traces of Time, poems by Lucio Mariani, translated from the Italian by Anthony Molino. Open Letter: $14.95 paper.

  • We Mammals in Hospitable Times, poems by Lynne Dilling Martin. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • Davey McGravy, poems for children by David Mason. Paul Dry Books: $14.95 paper.

  • Reptile House, stories by Robin McLean. Boa Editions Ltd: $16.00 paper.

  • That That, poems by Ken Mikolowski. Wayne State University Press: $14.99 paper.

  • Night Flying, poems by Joy Christine Miozanowski. Port Yonder Press: $10.95 paper.

  • Dear Mister Essay Writer Guy: Advice and Confessions on Writing, Love, and Cannibals, by Dinty W. Moore. Ten Speed Press: $14.99 paper.

  • Writing Short Stories: A Writers’ & Artists’ Companion, essays edited by Courttia Newland and Tania Hershman. Bloomsbury: $19.95 paper.

  • Flying Home: Seven Stories of the Secret City, by David Nicholson. Paycock Press: $12.95 paper.

  • Weweni, poems in Anishinaabemowin and English by Margaret Noodin. Wayne State University Press: $15.99 paper.

  • Love, Sex, and 4-H, a memoir by Anne-Marie Oomen. Wayne State University Press: $18.99 paper.

  • Ashes in My Mouth, Sand in My Shoes, stories by Per Petterson. Graywolf Press: $14.00 paper.

  • I Refuse,a novel by Per Petterson. Graywolf Press: $25.00 hardcover.

  • Souvenir, essays by Kathryn Rhett. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Stuck in the Passing Lane, a memoir by Jed Ringel. About Face Press: $14.99 paper.

  • The Calculus of Falling Bodies, poems by Geoff Rips. Wings Press: $16.00 paper.

  • cadabra, poems by Dan Rosenberg. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son, essays by Kent Russell. Alfred A. Knopf: $24.95 hardcover.

  • The Diener, poems by Martha Serpas. Lousiana State University Press: $17.95 paper.

  • A Ladder of Cranes, poems by Tom Sexton. University of Alaska Press: $14.95 paper.

  • Danger on the Page: A Fiction Writer’s Guide to Sex, Violence, Dead Narrators, and Other Challenges, by Brian Shawver. ForeEdge: $24.95 paper.

  • Times Beach, poems by John Shoptaw. University of Notre Dame Press: $24.00 paper.

  • Why I Don’t Write Children’s Literature, essays by Gary Soto. ForeEdge: $14.95 paper.

  • Bartram’s Garden, poems by Eleanor Stanford. Carnegie Mellon University Press: $15.95 paper.

  • Living Quarters, poems by Adrienne Su. Manic D Press: $14.95 paper.

  • If I Was You... And a Lot More Grammar Mistakes You Might Be Making, by Lauren Sussman. Adams Media: $14.99 paper.

  • Plash & Levitation, poems by Adam Tavel. University of Alaska Press: $19.95 paper.

  • Art & Craft: Thirty Years on the Literary Beat, essays by Bill Thompson. The University of South Carolina Press: $24.95 paper.

  • Testament: A Poem, by G.C. Waldrep. Boa Editions Ltd: $16.00 paper.

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