Saturday, July 29, 2017

Titles Read in 2007

January - February

Beeswax Magazine no. 2, spring/summer 2006

Gay Marriage, Real Life: ten stories of love and family by Michelle Bates Deakin

The Iron Giant: a story in five nights by Ted Hughes

Book Business: publishing past, present, and future by Jason Epstein

The Scarecrow and Tin-Man of Oz by W. W. Denslow

Berkeley Poetry Review no. 35, 2004; no. 36, 2005, and no. 37, 2006

Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler

Parable of the Talents by Octavia Butler

Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson

Searching for Mercy Street: my journey back to my mother, Anne Sexton by Linda Gray Sexton

Poems for the Millennium: the University of California book of modern and postmodern poetry, vol. 2: From Postwar to Millennium edited by Jerome Rothenberg and Pierre Joris

A Bunch of Keys: selected poems by Mitsuo Takahashi

The Quitter by Harvey Pekar, Dean Haspiel

The Mail from Anywhere by Brad Leithauser

Marvel 1602 by Neil Gaiman, Andy Kubert, et al

Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit: essays on Native American life today by Leslie Marmon Silko

The Best American Comics 2006 edited by Harvey Pekar; series editor: Anne Elizabeth Moore

Twinkle and Chubbins: their astonishing adventures in nature-fairyland by L. Frank Baum, introduction by Michael Patrick Hearn; illustrations by Maginel Wright Enright

John Dough and the Cherub by L. Frank Baum; illustrated by John R. Neill

Misquoting Jesus: the story behind who changed the Bible and why by Bart D. Ehrman

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

Young Avengers, vol. 1: Sidekicks by Allan Heinberg, writer; Jim Cheung, pencils; etc.

Carnet de Voyage: travel journal, volume one by Craig Thompson

Confessions of the Other Mother: nonbiological lesbian moms tell all edited by Harlyn Aizley

26: a journal of poetry and poetics issue no. e

Oaxaca Journal by Oliver Sacks

Geisha by Andi Watson

Breakfast After Noon by Andi Watson

Syllogism no. 5, 2001

Saint Morrissey: a portrait of this charming man by an alarming fan by Mark Simpson

Rules of the House by Tsering Wangmo Dhompa

Matter, no. 8: Land 2006, edited by Todd Simmons

Critical Citadel by Jon Vermilyer, Nicholas Breutzman, Koren Shadmi, Raymond Sohn, Matt Berinier, Eamon Espey, Panayiotis Terzis

Ur-Vox no. 4, 2007, edited by Lee Ballentine

Global City Review, no. 16: Simple Virtues spring 2006

Aimee and Jaguar: a love story, Berlin 1943 by Erica Fischer, translated by Edna McCown

The World in the Evening by Christopher Isherwood

The Magic Whip by Wang Ping

Free Lunch no. 36, autumn 2006, edited by Ron Offen

Chicken with Plums by Marjane Satrapi, translated by Anjali Singh

The Pleasures of C by Edward Smallfield

The Collected Poems by Sylvia Plath, edited by Ted Hughes

Within the Margin by Truong Tran

Richard Speakes: a sampler of his poems by Richard Speakes

Lynn Lyman Trombetta: a sampler of her poems by Lynn Lyman Trombetta

The Botany of Desire: a plant’s-eye view of the world by Michael Pollan

North Coast Review issue 2: Expericon; Vince Storti, editor

A Small Place by Jamaica Kinkaid

The Man Everybody Was Afraid Of by Joseph Hansen

Skinflicks by Joseph Hansen

How to Cure a Fanatic by Amos Oz

The Secret Powers of Naming by Sara Littlecrow-Russell

The PIP Anthology of World Poetry of the 20th Century vol. 2, edited by Douglas Messerli

The Company of Animals: a naturalist’s adventures in the jungle of Malaya by Ronald McKie

The Three Way Tavern: selected poems by Ko Un, translation by Clare You and Richard Silberg


The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Mirage #4/Period(ical) no. 138, February 2007, and no. 139 (March 2007), edited by Kevin Killian and Dodie Bellamy

Liaison by Joyce Wadler

Twist of Address by Spencer Selby

6 X 6 no. 11, spring 2006

Air by Paul Vangelisti

Inscape by Adam Joshua Sass

Atlanta Review vol. XIII, no. 1, fall/winter 2006

The Mammoth Book of Best New Manga edited by Ilya

By the Dozen: sixty short poems by Don Emblen

A Public Space vol. 1 no.2, summer 2006; edited by Brigid Hughes

Living Free: the story of Elsa and her cubs by Joy Adamson

Electric Girl by Michael Brennan

Electric Girl, vol. 2 by Michael Brennan

Emma by Jane Austen

Small Town issue 2, spring 2003; edited by Logan Ryan Smith

April - September

The Trainwreck Union Presents: Switchyard. The Two-handed Engine edited by The Trainwreck Union

Holiday Funeral by Nick Mullins

Man Enough: a queer romance by Bill Roundy

Blood Seeds Become Poetry by Jonathan Hill

Capacity #6, 2005; by Theo Ellsworth

Nome Sang #1, 2007; by A. Vanderhoof

Gaylord Phoenix #4, 2007; Edie Fake

Little Moments edited by John Lowe

World Poetry: an anthology of verse from antiquity to our time edited by Katharine Washburn and John S. Major and Clifton Fadiman

Whispering in the Giant’s Ear: a frontline chronicle from Bolivia’s war on globalization by William Powers

The PIP Anthology of World Poetry of the 20th Century vol. 4, edited by Douglas Messerli

Stranger in a Strange Land: encounters in the disunited states by Gary Younge

Free Lunch #7, spring 2007; edited by Ron Offen

Rock Names by Adam Dolgins

Collapse: how societies choose to fail or succeed by Jared Diamond

Mad Night by Richard Sala

Gravedigger by Joseph Hansen

Nightwork by Joseph Hansen

New American Writing no. 24, 2006; edited by Maxine Chernoff and Paul Hoover

Beeswax Magazine no. 3, January 2007; edited by John Peck and Laureen Shifley

Slipstream no. 22, 2002; edited by Robert Borgatti, Livio Farallo, Dan Sicoli

Digerati: 20 contemporary poets in the virtual world edited by Steve Mueske

Gratitude to You for the Food of Our Abundance by Judy Grahn, art by Tona Luisa Osher

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman

The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman

Any Old Wolf by Murray Silverstein

Wind: a journal of writing and community no. 87, 2002; edited by Chris Green

Jessica Farm by Joshua Simmons

Dishwasher: one man’s quest to wash dishes in all fifty states by Pete Jordan

Dishwasher #16, 2007, by Pete Jordan

Nobody’s Angel by Thomas McGuane

The Living House of Oz by Edward Einhorn, illustrated by Eric Shanower

Mornings in Mexico / Etruscan Places by D. H. Lawrence

Home Places: contemporary Native American writing from Sun Tracks edited by Larry Evers and Ofelia Zepeda

Hiroshima Notes by Kenzaburo Oe, translated by David L. Swain and Toshi Yanezawa

Haircut and other stories by Ring Lardner

Up Above the World by Paul Bowles

Want List and other poems about aging by D. L. Emblen, with block prints by Linda Emblen

Fuff nos. 1, 4, 5, 6; by Jeffrey Lewis

Parthenon West Review issue 4, 2006; edited by David Holler and Chad Sweeney

The Journal vol. 26 no. 1, spring/summer 2002; edited by Kathy Fagan, Michelle Herman

Monday Night: a journal of literature and art no. 3, 2004; edited by Jessica Wickens, Rob Pierce, Sharon McGill, Allison Landa

The Loved One: an Anglo-American tragedy by Evelyn Waugh

The Man Who Would Marry Susan Sontag, and other intimate literary portraits of the Bohemian Era by Edward Field

Forever Free by Joy Adamson

Memoirs of a Bastard Angel: a fifty-year literary and erotic odyssey by Harold Norse

The Gay Metropolis: 1940 - 1996 by Charles Kaiser

Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow

A Primate’s Memoir by Robert M. Sapolsky

The Saint Ann’s Review: a journal of contemporary arts and letters summer/fall 2006, edited by Beth Bosworth

Twilight - Los Angeles, 1992: on the road: a search for American character by Anna Deavere Smith

The Twinkle Tales by L. Frank Baum, illustrations by Maginel Wright Enright

580 Split: a journal of arts and letters issue 9, 2007; Erika Staiti, managing editor

Indian Days of the Long Ago: Indian life and Indian lore by Edward S. Curtis

American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang

Anne Sexton: a biography by Diane Ward Middlebrook

Bay Poetics edited by Stephanie Young

Mine by Tung-Hui Hu

City of Night by John Rechy

Blue Latitudes: boldly going where Captain Cook has gone before by Tony Horwitz


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling

Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison

The Complete Peanuts, vol. 1: 1950 to 1952 by Charles Schulz

The Poem Behind the Poem: translating Asian poetry edited by Frank Stewart

Brandstetter and Others: five fictions by Joseph Hansen

Backtrack by Joseph Hansen

Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust, translated by C. K. Scott Moncrieff

A Boy in Winter by Maxine Chernoff

Southern Poetry Review 45:1, 2007?, Robert Parham, editor

Muelos: a stone age superstition about sexuality by Weston La Barre

Lucky by Gabrielle Bell

Asian American Poetry: the next generation edited by Victoria M. Chang

November - December

Meanwhile Take My Hand by Kirmen Uribe, translated by Elizabeth Macklin

Hunger: an unnatural history by Sharman Apt Russell

The Virginia Quarterly Review: a national journal of literature and discussion Fall 2006, vol. 92 no. 4, Ted Genoways, editor

The Mouse and His Child by Russell C. Hoban

Sunflower Splendor: three thousand years of Chinese poetry edited by Wu-Chi Liu and Irving Yucheng Lo

Thinking in Pictures and other reports from my life with autism by Temple Grandin

The Book of Boy Trouble: gay boy comics with a new attitude edited by Robert Kirby and David Kelly

Poetry International #11, 2006/2007, edited by Fred Moramaro

Amnesty International Summer 2007, vol. 33 no. 2, edited by Gwen Fitzgerald

Instant City: a literary exploration of San Francisco no. 4, 2007, editors: Gravity Goldberg and Eric Zassenhaus

Glitz by Elmore Leonard

Ceremonies by Essex Hemphill

I Love Led Zeppelin: pany-dropping comics by Ellen Forney

Volt: a magazine of the arts, vol. 13: The War Issue 2007, edited by Gillian Conoley

1491: new revelations of the Americas before Columbus by Charles C. Mann

Eye of the Whale: epic passage from Baja to Siberia by Dick Russell

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