An exclusive look at the cover of Joy Castro’s forthcoming novel, FLIGHT RISK.
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Adrienne Christian discusses her newest collection, WORN.
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Rumpus editors share their favorite books to gift to friends and family!
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In Episode 34 of The Rumpus’s Make/Work podcast, host Scott Pinkmountain speaks to Joy Castro about her unorthodox writing process, the course of her career, and the distinctions between literary and commercial fiction.