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The Owl That Carries Us Away

Stories

by: Doug Ramspeck

­Excellent reading for those who value meditative, beautiful storytelling. —Barbara Hoffert, Library Journal (starred review) Ramspeck's debut collection abounds with flawed families, tense confirmations, and unlikely moments of grace...These precise and resonant stories chronicle humble lives and unspoken traumas, making for a subtle and moving reading experience. —Kirkus Reviews  One is tempted, in describing Douglas Ramspeck’s ne...

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    All That Held Us

    Poems

    By Henrietta Goodman

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    Fable of the Pack-Saddle Child

    Poetry

    By Mia Leonin

    Color illustrations by Nereida García Ferraz   Fable of the Pack-Saddle Child, an illustrated book-length poem for adults, lays bare the world of Micaela, ten, who lives in an unname...

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