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Winner of the 2011 Collagist Chapbook Contest

[SPOILER ALERT] is a catalogue of ruin, of possibilities reduced to explanation. Families are not families, love is given and taken away, bears are still bears—in these 36 tales the world wrenches with confessions both tragic and funny, leaving behind stories no simpler for having been told.
Paperback, 37 pages
Published February 28th 2012 by Dzanc Books

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William Hoffacker
Oct 21, 2012 rated it it was amazing
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Here's why this book is aptly titled: For one, because the name 'Spoiler Alert' comes from our present generation of quick, punchy things made to suit shortening attention spans. Each one of the pieces herein (are they flash fiction? prose-poems? you decide, except don't, because slapping a label on them will add nothing to the reading experience) may not be as concise as a tweet, but I can imagine a website that regularly serves up these goodies of only 200 or so words, perfect to fill a few mi ...more
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