Author Appearance

Jonny Garza Villa, Canto Contigo

Featuring an appearance by e.E. Charlton-Trujillo.

Canto Contigo: A Novel By Jonny Garza Villa Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250875754
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Published: Wednesday Books - April 9th, 2024

When a Mariachi star transfers schools, he expects to be handed his new group's lead vocalist spot—what he gets instead is a tenacious current lead with a very familiar, very kissable face.


Roy R. Pachecano, A Passion for Places

book coverauthor photo"A Passion for Places [Texas Edition]"
How our landmarks & buildings are connected to places around the world

An Evening with San Antonio Poets

Poets appearing include:

Joshua Robbins - Eschatology in Crayon Wax
Laura Van Prooyen - Frances of the Wider Field
Rooster Martinez - Mexican Dinosaur
Vincent Cooper - Infidelis
Natalia Trevino - VirgenX
Reggie Scott Young

 

 

 

 

An Evening with Octavio Quintanilla and Joshua Robbins

An astonishing debut, If I Go Missing is timely, fearless, and necessary.

If I Go Missing By Octavio Quintanilla Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780941720359
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Published: Slough Press - April 10th, 2014

An astonishing debut, If I Go Missing is timely, fearless, and necessary. In these poems, Octavio Quintanilla measures displacement with language and grapples with the longing to begin anew, to return to what was left unsaid, undone. Redemption is not always possible in the geography of these poems, but there is always a sense of hope.


Eschatology in Crayon Wax: Poems By Joshua Robbins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781680033076
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Published: Texas Review Press - February 20th, 2024

Joshua Robbins’s much anticipated and smartly provocative second book, Eschatology in Crayon Wax, evokes a feeling of being caught between a fragile yearning to be transformed and a whirlwind of botched divinity. Robbins faithfully asserts, “Paradise / doesn’t care / how you get there.


An Evening with Laura Van Prooyen, Jo Reyes-Boitel, and Alexandra van de Kamp

Frances of the Wider Fields By Laura Van Prooyen Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781734786965
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Published: Lily Poetry Review - March 1st, 2021

Frances of the Wider Field is about mothers, daughters, time, mortality-the loss of memory and meaning. Van Prooyen's poems have clarity and ferocity, a wild imaginative grace that captures the joy and strangeness of our most intimate and familiar experiences. Frances appears part god, part curious child, part the small solitary voice inside. Van Prooyen asks " Is a sigh a word?


The matchstick litanies By Jo Reyes-Boitel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781736672143
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Published: Next Page Press - November 1st, 2023

Blending poetic memoir and revelation, the matchstick litanies opens on family violence and women's work-both often silenced.


Ricochet Script By Alexandra Van De Kamp Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781736672112
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Published: Next Page Press - April 1st, 2022

Alexandra van de Kamp's Ricochet Script examines life as a plot slipping from our hands, veering in unexpected directions as years coalesce behind us.


An Evening with Rod Carlos Rodriguez

book coverauthor photoCantos, Incandescent is a testimonial that runs the gamut through a multitude of realities of war, illness, heartbreak, and more.

Joshua Robbins, Eschatology in Crayon Wax

author photoFeaturing an introduction by Gerard Robledo.

Eschatology in Crayon Wax: Poems By Joshua Robbins Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781680033076
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Published: Texas Review Press - February 20th, 2024

Joshua Robbins’s much anticipated and smartly provocative second book, Eschatology in Crayon Wax, evokes a feeling of being caught between a fragile yearning to be transformed and a whirlwind of botched divinity. Robbins faithfully asserts, “Paradise / doesn’t care / how you get there.


William Taggart IV Fixing America: An Engineer’s Solution to our Social, Cultural, and Political Problems

"A timely, level-headed analysis of America's most polarizing political issues." - Kirkus Reviews

Have you been wondering about the big issues dominating the news? Is climate change a massive threat or not? What is really going on with immigration? More importantly, how did American politics become so divided and hostile?

Fixing America By William M. Taggart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781954779839
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Published: Emerald Books - January 30th, 2024

Have you been wondering about the big issues dominating the news? Is climate change a massive threat or not? What is really going on with immigration? More importantly, how did American politics become so divided and hostile?


J. Bruce Fuller, How to Drown a Boy with Matthew Tavares, In Search of Venusean Oceans

author photoHow to Drown a Boy, a debut collection of poems by J. Bruce Fuller, investigates how boyhood and fatherhood entwine to create cycles that mimic decaying and dangerous natural surroundings.

How to Drown a Boy: Poems By J. Bruce Fuller Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807181287
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Published: LSU Press - January 31st, 2024

How to Drown a Boy, a debut collection of poems by J. Bruce Fuller, investigates how boyhood and fatherhood entwine to create cycles that mimic decaying and dangerous natural surroundings. The woods, the water, the oil rigs, and the men who work them all have a powerful effect on the speaker from childhood through adulthood.


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