by Dan Wickett
By Dan Wickett
As 2007 winds down, and I look forward to recapping the year that was in EWN-land, I find myself getting excited about the books that I know will be published in 2008, and damn there are plenty of them. This is just those that I know of. And it doesn’t count the books coming from Dzanc, OV Books or Black Lawrence that you KNOW I’ll be reading, and hyping and pushing.
Future Tense Press has a two story chapbook from future Dzanc Books author, Suzanne Burns, entitled DoubleHeader. I’ve liked all of Kevin Sampsell’s selections for chapbooks so far, and knowing how much I’m looking forward to publishing Burns’ work in 2009, I’m anxious to see this one in print.
Rose Metal Press is publishing a set of chapbooks of short short stories from four women - and as I’m a huge fan of three of them: Elizabeth Ellen, Claudia Smith and Kathy Fish, I’m planning on reading all four. (more…)