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Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Anca L. Szilágyi writes about Daughters of the Air, her debut novel just published by Lanternfish Press. If Daughters of the Air were fruit it would […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Michael Konik writes about Year 14, his novel out from Barrelhouse Books. If Year 14 had been published in 1517, very few people would have been […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Michael Parker writes about his latest story collection, Everything, Then and Since, just published by Bull City Press. If Everything, Then and Since were a record, […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Giano Cromley writes about What We Build Upon the Ruins, his new story collection published by Tortoise Books. If What We Build Upon the Ruins were […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Olivia Clare writes about Disasters in the First World, her debut story collection published by Grove Atlantic. If Disasters in the First World were a house, […]

If My Book: Where the Sun Shines Out by Kevin Catalano

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Kevin Catalano writes about his debut novel, Where the Sun Shines Out, available now from Skyhorse Publishing. If Where the Sun Shines Out were someone you […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Alex Behr writes about her debut story collection, Planet Grim, out now from 7.13 Books. If Planet Grim were round and worn, it would be a […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors compare their recently released books to weird things. This week Alex Poppe writes about her debut short story collection, Girl, World, out now from Laughing Fire Press. If Girl, World were a buffet spread, it would be a wedding feast buffet […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Elizabeth Alexander writes about her latest short story collection, On Anzio Beach, just published by Ravenna Press. If On Anzio Beach were a red Mustang convertible, […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Jac Jemc writes about her latest novel, The Grip of It, just published by FSG Originals. If The Grip of It were a room, it would […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Alice Kaltman writes about Staggerwing, her debut story collection out now from Tortoise Books. If Staggerwing were a family, casual observers might use wrong-headed and lazy […]

Welcome to another edition of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors compare their recently released books to weird things. Today Adam Van Winkle writes about Abraham Anyhow, his new novel published by Red Dirt Press. If Abraham Anyhow were a relative, it would be the crippled step-uncle stashed away in a trailer […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This Week Melissa Scholes Young writes about Flood, her debut novel just published by Center Street.. If Flood were a beer, it would be Bud Light in a […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Tom Stern writes about My Vanishing Twin, his new novel just published by Rare Bird Books. If My Vanishing Twin were a friend you made in […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Erika T. Wurth writes about her new novel, Buckskin Cocaine, published by Astrophil Press. She’s not digital, she’s stock. But no less glossy, no less artificial. […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things.This week Keith Lesmeister writes about his debut story collection, We Could Have Been Happy Here, out now from Midwestern Gothic. If We Could’ve Been Happy Here were a […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Heather Rounds writes about She Named Him Michael, her new novella just published by Ink Press Books. If She Named Him Michael were your eyes, those […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Jeff Fearnside writes about his new story collection, Making Love While Levitating Three Feet in the Air, out now from Stephen F. Austin State University Press. […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Joe Halstead writes about his debut novel, West Virginia, available from Unnamed Press. If my novel, West Virginia, were an actor, it would be Daniel Day-Lewis. […]

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Juan Martinez writes about Best Worst American, his debut story collection just published by Small Beer Press. If Best Worst American were a co-worker, it’d be […]