Don't Miss Dale Peck and Justin Torres Reading Tonight at Pete's Candy Store

If you happen to be in New York City and are looking for an awesome way to spend your Friday evening, check out tonight’s reading at Pete’s Candy Store. 2010-12 Stegner Fellow and best-selling author Justin Torres (We the Animals) will be reading with 2009 Lambda Literary Award-winner Dale Peck (Sprout) at7:30 pm, 709 Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY…. read more

'We the Animals' by Justin Torres

Justin Torres’ We the Animals  (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) is all the best one hopes to encounter in a young author’s debut novel: all the raw emotion just past processing the wounds accumulated during adolescence, all the nostalgia for life as it was then mixed with the realizations of the convoluted beauty life reveals itself to be,… read more