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The November Rumpus Book Club Roundup

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Most of the time at the Rumpus Book Clubs we get books 3-4 weeks before everyone else does. It’s one of the best reasons to join, along with the opportunity to chat online with group members and with the author at the end of the month, pick her/his brain about their process, about who they’re reading, about whatever.

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The Rumpus Book Club Discussion with Poe Ballantine

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The Rumpus Book Club chats with Poe Ballantine about Love and Terror on the Howling Plains of Nowhere, his nonfiction book about the unsolved murder of his neighbor that is as much a memoir about his family and their small town as it is a true-crime story.

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White Girls

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This month, in The Rumpus Book Club, we’re reading White Girls, by Hilton Als, his first book in fourteen years.

The book is being released November 12 by McSweeney’s but we’re sending the book out a month early, as we always do.

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