I hate white Christmas lights, she said. They’re like Michael Bolton...– Just a teaser from Jeanne Thornton’s debut novel, The Dream of Doctor Bantam (Oct), which Eileen Myles hails as “Lush and trashy…all punk heart, messily thudding.” Take part in our Goodreads giveaway and you could win one of twenty free galleys…
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OR Books Discovers New Planet
New York, July 13, for immediate release: In yet another first for independent publishing, OR Books has established a Department of Interplanetary Exploration. Attached is documentation of the spectacular results of the department’s first efforts, the discovery of a new planet the team has modestly named “Planet OR.” “We categorically deny, as some in publishing would...
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