Books Available for Review

Last Updated on May 15, 2017

Anyone interested in reviewing a book should contact CRR's book review editor, R. Mark Jackson: roger.jackson@angelo.edu

 

Accardi, Millicent Borges. Only More So. Salmon Poetry, 2016. 75 pages. $18.00. ISBN 978-1-9100669-28-0

Bailey, Chuck. Picturing Texas Politics. University of Texas Press, 2015. 244 pages. $45.00. ISBN 978-1-4773-0254-5

Bauer, Grace. Mean/Time: Poems. University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 78 pages. $18.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5777-0

Boggio, Sue and Mare Pearl. Long Night Moon: A Novel. University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 304 pages. $24.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5794-6

Cantú, Roberto, ed. The Forked Juniper: Critical Perspectives on Rudolfo Anaya. University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. 317 pages. $26.95. ISBN 978-0-8061-5486-2

Carey, Sarah. The Heart Contracts: Poems. Finishing Line Press, 2016. 27 pages. $14.99. ISBN 978-1-944899-66-0

Carlson, Tina. Ground, Wind, This Body: Poems. University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 64 pages. $18.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5779-3

Craven, Jerry. Ceremonial Stones of Fire: Short Stories. Angelina River Press, 2017. 175 pages. $14.85. ISBN 978-0-9987364-0-2

Craven, Jerry. The Jungle’s Edge: A Southeast Asian Mystery. Angelina River Press, 2016. 236 pages. $18.95. ISBN 978-0-9883844-7-7

Cronley, Connie. Poke a Stick at It: Unexpected True Stories. University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. 245 pages. $19.95. ISBN 978-0-806-15395-7

Dameron, Chip. Drinking from the River: New and Selected Poems, 1975-2015. Wings Press, 2015. 177 pages. $17.95. ISBN 978-1-60940-473-4

Dameron, Chip. Waiting for an Etcher. Lamar University Press, 2015. 111 pages. $15.00. ISBN 978-0-9915321-8-6

Davis, Clark. It Starts with Trouble: William Goyen and the Life of Writing. University of Texas Press, 2015. 363 pages. $30.00. ISBN 978-0-292-76730-0

Fuller, Todd. To the Disappearance. Mongrel Empire Press, 2015. 69 pages. $15.00. ISBN 978-0-9903-2046-3

Heuring, Linda H. A Woman Walked into the Bar: Stories. All Nations Press, 2017. 196 pages. $22.00. ISBN 978-0-9912721-3-6

Horton, Bob. Of Bulletins and Booze: A Newsman’s Story of Recovery. Texas Tech University Press, 2017. 248 pages. $26.95. ISBN 978-089672-990-2

Jones, Hardy. People of the Good God. Mongrel Empire Press, 2015. 87 pages. $16.00. ISBN 978-0-9903204-2-5

Kinder, R.M. The Universe Playing Strings: A Novel. University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 240 pages. $19.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5741-0

Kishbaugh, Alan Louis. Deep Waters: Frank Waters Remembered in Letters and Commentary. University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 400 pages. $39.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5752-6

Márquez, Antonio C. Volver: A Memoir. University of New Mexico Press, 2017. 206 pages. $21.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5811-0

Mish, Jeanetta Calhoun. What I Learned at the War. West End Press, 2016. 79 pages. $15.95. ISBN 978-0-9910742-9-7

Neal, Bill. Skullduggery, Secrets, and Murders: The 1894 Wells Fargo Scam That Backfired. Texas Tech University Press, 2015. 217 pages. $34.95. ISBN 978-0-89672-917-9

Nichols, John. The Annual Big Arsenic Fishing Contest! University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 224 pages. $24.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5720-5

Perryman, John Hugon. Blood for Ghosts. Stephen E. Austin State University Press, 2017. 202 pages. $16.00. ISBN 978-1-62288-124-6

Rainwater, Catherine, ed. Leslie Marmon Silko’s Storyteller: New Perspectives. University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 192 pages. $55.00. ISBN 978-0-8263-5727-4

Remley, David, ed. Adios Nuevo Mexico: The Santa Fe Journal of John Watts in 1859. Texas Tech University Press, 2015. 238 pages. $21.95. ISBN 978-0-89672-906-3

Roach, Joyce Gibson. The Land of Rain Shadow: Horned Toad, Texas. Texas Tech University Press, 2015. 112 pages. $24.95. ISBN 978-0-89672-926-1

Sanderson, Jim. El Camino del Rio. Brash Books, 2016. 235 pages. $11.99. ISBN 978-1-9412989-0-9

Sanderson, Jim. Hill Country Property: A Novel. Livingstone Press, 2015. 284 pages. $18.95. ISBN 978-1-60489-152-1

Savage, Melissa, ed. Río: A Photographic Journey down the Old Río Grande. University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 144 pages. $29.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5689-5

Scharnhorst, Gary. Owen Wister and the West. University of Oklahoma Press, 2015. 244 pages. $24.95. ISBN 978-0-8061-4675-1

Scofield, Sandra. Mysteries of Love and Grief: Reflections on a Plainswoman's Life. Texas Tech University Press, 2015. 150 pages. $29.95. ISBN 978-0-8967-2941-4

Skinner, José. The Tombstone Race: Stories. University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 191 pages. $19.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5627-7

Strom, Steven R. Houston on the Move: A Photographic History. University of Texas Press, 2016. 264 pages. $45.00. ISBN 978-1-4773-1094-6

Terry, James. Kingdom of the Sun: Stories. University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 207 pages. $19.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-5640-6

Thayer, Casey. Self-Portrait with Spurs and Sulfur. University of New Mexico Press, 2015. 69 pages. $17.95. ISBN 978-0-8263-3707-8

Tomlinson, David Eric. The Midnight Man. Tyrus Books, 2017. 383 pages. $24.99. ISBN 978-1-5072-0109-1

Yunker, John, ed. Animal Stories 2: The Lives of Animals and Humans in Contemporary Short Fiction. Ashland Creek Press, 2016. 226 pages. $17.95. ISBN 978-1-61822-045-5

Wittliff, Bill. The Devil’s Sinkhole. University of Texas Press, 2016. 203 pages. $29.95. ISBN 978-1-4773-0974-2