The Rumpus Sunday Book Review Supplement


supplement2 This week, Rumpus books has published reviews of a novel and two short story collections.

Life Underwater — A review of Swimming, a novel by Nicola Keegan.

Every Town, U.S.A. — A review of Love Stories in this Town, a short story collection by Amanda Eyre Ward.OoE_Paperback_480.indd

And a review of Going Away Shoes, a collection of short stories by Jill McCorkle.

Also, don’t miss an interview with Dan Chaon, an interview with Uwem Akpan, an appreciation of John Hawkes, an interview with Craig Walzer, and some “Notes on Book Publishing in a Socially Networked World” by our own Stephen Elliott.

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 →