Joseph Scapellato

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Joseph Scapellato is the author of the story collection BIG LONESOME (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) and the forthcoming novel THE MADE-UP MAN (FSG). His work appears in North American Review, Kenyon Review Online, Post Road, Unsaid, and other magazines, and has been anthologized in Gigantic Books' Gigantic Worlds and &NOW's Best Innovative Writing. He teaches as an assistant professor of English at Bucknell University and lives in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania with his wife, daughter, and dog.

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Big Lonesome

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The Made-Up Man

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The Made-Up Man: A Novel

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Severance by Ling  Ma
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"After the End came the Beginning. And in the Beginning, there were eight of us, then nine — that was me — a number that would only decrease. We found one another fleeing New York for the safer pastures of the countryside.
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Heavy Machinery by David Bachmann
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A gritty and beautiful book, subversive, ecstatic, crushing, bolted together with clear-eyed compassion. A rust belt ode to the damage absorbed every day by blue collar men and women. HEAVY MACHINERY has humor and heartbreak, and on every page, tells ...more
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Artistic License by Darren Hudson Hick
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A thorough, well-researched, and deeply engaging book on a fascinating subject. Hick's style is wonderful -- he's sharp, clear, and funny, whether he's talking philosophy or law, and elegantly uses historical examples and pop culture references to il ...more
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Golden Delicious by Christopher Boucher
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The People of the Broken Neck by Silas Dent Zobal
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The Inconvenience of the Wings by Silas Dent Zobal
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Unfinished Stories of Girls by Catherine Zobal Dent
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