Author Spotlight: Tyrese Coleman

Truth and Truth-Adjacent: Excerpt, Review, and Interview with Fluid Prose Writer, Tyrese Coleman By Nicole Schmidt Tyrese Coleman is a writer, wife, mother, and attorney. She is also the fiction editor for District Lit, and an associated editor at SmokeLong Quarterly....

Book Review: “The Vatican Princess” by C. W. Gortner

The Vatican Princess Author: C. W. Gortner Ballantine Books, 2017 ISBN: 978-0-3455-3399-9 $17.00           Innocent or Femme Fatale?: The Plight of Lucrezia Borgia in C. W. Gortner’s The Vatican Princess Review by Rita Bourke The year...

Book Review: “The Misfit’s Manifesto” by Lidia Yuknavitch

The Misfit's Manifesto by Lidia Yuknavitch The Misfit’s Manifesto Author: Lidia Yuknavitch Simon & Schuster, 2017 ISBN 978-2-5011-2006-0 $16.99 Which book changed your life? Sean Prentiss, a professor at VCFA and author of Finding Abbey, asked us, as...

Love and Labor in America

Tunnel to Hell: The Lake Erie Tunnel Disasters, by Scott MacGregor Tunnel to Hell: The Lake Erie Tunnel Disasters – Tales of Heroism and Tragedy Author: Scott MacGregor Illustrator: Gary Dumm EOI Media Press Inc., 2017 ISBN:1619847809 $19.99   In recent...

The Lying Game

Jerzy by Jerome Charyn Jerzy: A Novel Author: Jerome Charyn Bellevue Literary Press, 2017 ISBN: 9781942658146 $16.99   Jerzy: A Novel is the story of post-WWII figure Jerzy Kosinski, whose life was a blend of fact and fiction for decades. Author Jerome Charyn...