The publishing world is very good at creating buzz. Every book is a tour de force of sublime achievement, plumbing the depths of something heretofore unexamined with clarity, precision, and poignancy.
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Justin Torres, when he first arrived on the scene a mere two years ago, proved every bit the sensation we were promised. He’s the rare writer who is equally beloved by critics (e.g. Festival favorite Donna Seaman), writers (e.g. Dorothy Allison, who graced the CHF... Continue Reading >>