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Mawrdew Czgowchwz
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Christopher Christopher said: "Paterian, hothouse prose. Composition as ecstasy. Diva worship as plot. Best in throwaway lines. "

 
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Chelsea Girls by Eileen Myles
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I read it in one or two gulps. A bit difficult to get into, with its fractured chronology and mosaic effects. But some really great turns. Myles is so soft-shoe in her effects, footing her way through Boston adolescence and young adulthood, New York...more
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They Came Like Swallows by William Maxwell
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They Came Like Swallows by William Maxwell
"A sad but beautiful short novel, set around the World War I Armistice and immediately after, during the influenza pandemic of 1918. Maxwell begins his story in the innocent world of Bunny, a child in Chicago, and moves us gently and irrevocably in..." Read more of this review »
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Occultations by David Wolach
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One Big Self by C.D. Wright
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Selected Poems by Fanny Howe
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The Totality for Kids by Joshua Clover
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Mawrdew Czgowchwz by James McCourt
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Paterian, hothouse prose. Composition as ecstasy. Diva worship as plot. Best in throwaway lines.
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Hotel Theory by Wayne Koestenbaum
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If your funny bone resonates to the pitch of camp, you may find this novel irresistible:

Liberace surfaced, shook his canine bone-dry, towel-wrapped his middle, and sauntered over to Whitehead's perch.

"Pardon me, but it smells funny," Liberace said....more
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