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The Love Box
John Oliver Hodges
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The Love Box

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Winner! Tartt First Fiction Award! The Love Box is a camera, a fight, an oven, a heart. These 22 stories document the torments of young men and women haunted by unreasonable attachments to other human beings.
Paperback, 261 pages
Published June 20th 2013 by Livingston Press (AL)
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Jason Pettus
(Reprinted from the Chicago Center for Literature and Photography [cclapcenter.com]. I am the original author of this essay, as well as the owner of CCLaP; it is not being reprinted illegally.)

Because of all the short stories I'm now forced to read as part of my job running CCLaP, I can honestly say that it's nearly impossible for someone to impress me anymore with yet another book of them; and that's what makes John Oliver Hodges' The Love Box so remarkable, not only that he manages to do this
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