Elizabeth Gonzalez James discusses her debut novel, MONA AT SEA.
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Literary events in and around L.A. this week!
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Jim Gavin keeps us updated on the sickest bachelor party with the oddest ending ever. Ethan’s bachelor party in Cancun totally WENT OFF, but now we have to take it to another level for J-Dog! In the coming weeks, I’ll be sending updates on the plan of attack. It’s going to be EPIC!!!
Another wonderful illustrated review from HORN!
Jim Gavin is a talented writer who allows his stories the room they need to be told. These are stories that are intelligent and quiet and moving, stories that take up time and space in satisfying ways. ...more