'The Halo' by C. Dale Young

In a mythic landscape populated by Greek gods, wolfish men and flightless angels, C. Dale Young’s The Halo, the poet’s fourth and latest collection, explores intersecting mandalas of memory, legend and the quest for self-actualization… read more

New in April: Susie Bright & Susan Sontag

April is National Poetry Month Susie Bright (LLA winner) has a new memoir out this month. Arthur Levine, Lesléa Newman and Malinda Lo all have new Children’s/YA  books out. Meanwhile one’s children’s book is also an iPhone app. In celebration of poetry C. Dale Young and Kazim Ali have new books out. And Bella Books is… read more

C. Dale Young: 'We Are Complex Things'

Torn Between Love & Devotion C. Dale Young practices medicine, serves as poetry editor for New England Review, and teaches in the Warren Wilson MFA Program for Writers.  The author of The Day Underneath the Day (Northwestern) and The Second Person (Four Way Books), his third poetry collection, Torn (Four Way Books) will be released… read more

Lambda Finalist Creates Modern Coming Out Guide for LGBT Youth

Marc Adams, award winning author of the autobio, The Preacher’s Son, has written an educational guide for family, friends and educators of LGBT youth. It’s Not About You: Understanding Coming Out & Self-Acceptance (Window) also includes access to online resources and additional learning materials for those seeking information about issues surrounding the coming out process…. read more

23 Highly Anticipated* Books of 2011

AWP 2011 was abuzz with old friends and new friends alike. In between the lectures, panels, readings, and receptions we compiled this list of new and forthcoming books that authors, publishers, editors and readers are already buzzing about. What books are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments section below…. read more