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4.55 of 5 stars 4.55  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Magazine. Prose. Fiction. THE OPEN FACE SANDWICH is a journal of uncommon prose. It serves you several literary morsels including some debuts from Uppsala, Amsterdam, New York, and Atlanta. This volume presents the latest from Deb Olin Unferth. It provides vital hilarity from the most cynical second-grader we've ever known. It offers cutting new work from 80-year-old forme...more
192 pages
Published January 28th 2008 by Fifth Planet Press (first published 2008)
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I would like to thank my cranky-smart-cool bookfriend Alan Bajandas for introducing me to this shiny new lit mag. It's really good! (I will admit to being totally discomfitted by the photos in the insert [ok, actually I had to skip them because I have an overly-empathetic heart and a probably unnatural love for animals], but still, it's a real cool idea, and probably the pictures are quite impressive.) On to the words, though. As a collection, really great, cool pacing, lots of very different an...more
"Uncommon" indeed is the appropriate term for this refreshing literary/artistic snack. I didn't even know most of the words inside, but I still found it tasty and filling. Get yourself one.
This is the best literary journal I've read in ages. Humorous and clever writing in a wonderful layout. Highly recommended.
Best literary journal this side of the Mississip.

Check it. I'm now taking orders.
I love the cover, the title and Hortense Caruthers' work.
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