The Rumpus Books Sunday Supplement


Rumpus Books has been busy with tons of excellent reviews. Also, illustrations and cute book excerpts. Come check it out. 

Life Is Not A Karaoke Booth — A review of If You Follow Me, Malena Watrous’s debut novel.

A review of King of a Hundred Horsemen, Marilyn Hacker’s translation of Marie Étienne’s book of poetry.

Straight Outta Nebraska — A review of The Melting Season, Jami Attenberg’s new novel.

And be sure not to miss the cutest book excerpt in Rumpus history. Also, really cool illustrations from Will Sweeney.

Seth Fischer's writing has appeared in Best Sex Writing 2013, Buzzfeed, PankGuernica, Lunch Ticket, Gertrude, and elsewhere. His Rumpus piece "Notes from a Unicorn" was listed as a notable essay in The Best American Essays 2013. He will be a 2014 Lambda Literary Emerging Voicing Fellow and was a 2013 Jentel Arts Residency Program Fellow. He also teaches at Antioch University Los Angeles and Writing Workshops Los Angeles. Find more writing of his writing at, or reach him @sethfischer. More from this author →