TRP Southern Poetry Breakthrough Series: West Virginia Winner

Kelly McQuain is the Winner of the TRP Southern Poetry Breakthrough Prize: West Virginia

New Audiobook: Leaving the Country of Sin, by Ron Rozelle

A tale of intrigue and suspense sent in Galveston, where a retired Army special forces operative struggles with the things he had to do during his service. Then he is unexpectedly recruited to carry out one more mission, plunging him into a battle between his conscience and his patriotism.

Eric Hoffer Honorable Mentions and Finalists

Eric Hoffer Book Award: Matt W. Miller, Caridad Moro-Gronlier, and Ryan Vine

Announcing the Winner of the 2021 George Garrett Fiction Prize

Our final judge Selah Saterstrom has selected Transmission by J.E. Sumerau as the winner of this year’s prize.

New Release: Kathleen Winter, Cat’s Tongue

Cat’s Tongue is the latest publication from California-based writer Kathleen Winter, author of three award-winning poetry collections.

New Release: Marisa Tirado, Selena Didn’t Know Spanish Either

Selena Didn’t Know Spanish Either is a debut poetry collection which seeks Tejano pop star Selena Quintanilla as a means of reconnecting to the speaker’s cultural identity.

New Release: Deirdre Danklin, Catastrophe

At fourteen, two schoolgirls slit their palms with safety scissors and promised to be in each other’s lives forever.

New Release: Tim Jones-Yelvington, Don’t Make Me Do Something We’ll Both Regret

The stories in Don’t Make Me Do Something We’ll Both Regret are linked by their exploration of queer evil.

New Release: Jesse Graves, Tennessee Landscape with Blighted Pine

First released in 2011, Tennessee Landscape with Blighted Pine was the debut poetry collection from Tennessee poet Jesse Graves

New Release: James Dunlap, Heaven’s Burning Porch

Heaven’s Burning Porch, James Dunlap reckons with the legacy left to him: one of pain, gratitude, violence, and salvation.