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A National Literary Journal

What We’re Reading When We’re Not Reading Your Submissions: Holiday Wishlist Edition


Date: December 18, 2015
The editorial staff of Cherry Tree share the top book titles on their holiday wishlists for 2015. Here’s what they’re reading (or hoping to read!) over the coming winter weekends. Let it snow!

Jehanne Dubrow

1. The New England Review

2. Bellevue Literary Review

3. The Southwest Review

 

Lindsay Lusby

1. Our Lady of the Forest (fiction), by David Guterson

2. Voyage of the Sable Venus (poetry), by Robin Coste Lewis

3. The Necropastoral: Poetry, Media, Occults (essays), by Joyelle McSweeney

 

James Allen Hall

1. Between the World and Me (nonfiction), by Ta-Nehisi Coates

2. The Empathy Exams (essays), by Leslie Jamison

3. Split (poetry), by Cathy Linh Che

 

Kate Kostelnik

1. The Rings of Saturn (nonfiction), W.G. Sebald

2. What Our Speech Disrupts (nonfiction), Katharine Haake

3. Purity (fiction), by Jonathan Franzen

 

Emma Sovich

1. Useful Information for the Soon-to-be Beheaded (poetry), by Shivani Mehta

2. Some Versions of the Ice (essays), by Adam Tipps Weinstein

3. The Arson People (fiction), by Katie Jean Shinkle 

 

Alex Vidiani

1. Letters to a Stranger (poetry), by Thomas James

2. Life (poetry), by Elizabeth Arnold

3. Sun Under Wood (poetry), by Robert Hass

 

Sarah Blackman

1. Vacation (fiction), by Deb Olin Unferth

2. Beauty is a Wound (fiction), by Eka Kurniawan

3. Margaret the First: A Novel (fiction), by Danielle Dutton

 

Elise Gallagher

1. The Fifth Wave (YA fiction), by Rick Yancey

2. The Turner House (fiction), by Angela Flournoy

3. The Secret Chord (fiction), by Geraldine Brooks

 

 

 

 

 

Last modified on Dec. 18th, 2015 at 8:39pm by Lindsay Lusby.