Book Review

Cool for America

By Andrew Martin

Flawed, sympathetic characters battle personal and societal demons in this intelligent, wry collection.

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Skinship: Stories

By Yoon Choi

The Korean American experience is examined in this debut collection.

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Shoko’s Smile: Stories

By Choi Eunyoung; translated by Sung Ryu

Melancholy permeates this spare, insightful collection from South Korea.

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We Had No Rules

By Corinne Manning

An examination of transgression, belonging, and coming of age in American queerness.

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A Soviet Jew reminisces about life in Leningrad under Communist rule.

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Sorry For Your Trouble

By Richard Ford

The literary heavyweight releases another collection that shows us how to go on.

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Your Ad Could Go Here

By Oksana Zabuzhko

With some excavating, these tales yield up various nuggets of wisdom.

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The Souvenir Museum: Stories

By Elizabeth McCracken

Family lies at the center of these insightful, acerbic, witty tales told by a master of the form.