Author Archives: annette.c.boehm

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Enjoy Me Among My Ruins / Juniper Fitzgerald

Juniper Fitzgerald’s honesty is disarming and gives this book breath.

Enjoy Me Among My Ruins / Juniper Fitzgerald

Juniper Fitzgerald’s honesty is disarming and gives this book breath.

Coming April 1st!

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
We finally have a new publication date for The Apidictor Tapes, and it’s April 1st. I can’t wait for this book to finally be a real thing in the world, in readers’ hands. Two…

Coming April 1st!

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
We finally have a new publication date for The Apidictor Tapes, and it’s April 1st. I can’t wait for this book to finally be a real thing in the world, in readers’ hands. Two…

You Feel it Just Below the Ribs (Cranor / Matthewson)

This discussion of You Feel it Just Below the Ribs is full of spoilers. If you haven’t read the book yet, read that first. 🙂

You Feel it Just Below the Ribs (Cranor / Matthewson)

This discussion of You Feel it Just Below the Ribs is full of spoilers. If you haven’t read the book yet, read that first. 🙂

Turning a Mirror into a Person: Dreaming of You (Melissa Lozada-Oliva)

I love a good novel-in-verse. Here’s one. In Dreaming of You, Melissa Lozada-Oliva tells the story of a young poet (also named Melissa) who decides to bring Latina pop idol Selena Quintanilla-Perez back to life, over 20 years after her murder.

Turning a Mirror into a Person: Dreaming of You (Melissa Lozada-Oliva)

I love a good novel-in-verse. Here’s one. In Dreaming of You, Melissa Lozada-Oliva tells the story of a young poet (also named Melissa) who decides to bring Latina pop idol Selena Quintanilla-Perez back to life, over 20 years after her murder.

Saturday (Ian McEwan)

Ian McEwan’s novel Saturday explores a single day in the life of London neurosurgeon Henry Perowne.

Saturday (Ian McEwan)

Ian McEwan’s novel Saturday explores a single day in the life of London neurosurgeon Henry Perowne.

Virtual Reading 12/06

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
I hope you’ll join us on Monday, December 6th, for a transatlantic virtual poetry reading! There will be new poetry, hot off the press, followed by a Q&A. Us, that’ll be Samuel Ugbechie and…

Virtual Reading 12/06

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
I hope you’ll join us on Monday, December 6th, for a transatlantic virtual poetry reading! There will be new poetry, hot off the press, followed by a Q&A. Us, that’ll be Samuel Ugbechie and…

Out Now: The Apidictor Tapes

**** UPDATE: it appears the supply chain is in really bad shape and because of this, The Apidictor Tapes won’t be available until February. I’m sorry about this, believe me. I only found out last night. If you ordered the book to give

Out Now: The Apidictor Tapes

**** UPDATE: it appears the supply chain is in really bad shape and because of this, The Apidictor Tapes won’t be available until February. I’m sorry about this, believe me. I only found out last night. If you ordered the book to give

Rose Tremain’s Sacred Country

This novel is very much about the questions, What do I want from life? Who am I? When we first meet Mary, she is six and standing in a field with her family trying to hold a two minute silence for the King.

Rose Tremain’s Sacred Country

This novel is very much about the questions, What do I want from life? Who am I? When we first meet Mary, she is six and standing in a field with her family trying to hold a two minute silence for the King.

The Children Act / Ian McEwan

I recently picked up Ian McEwan’s The Children Act, mainly because I remembered how much I enjoyed Machines Like Me, and I must say that the book did not disappoint.

The Children Act / Ian McEwan

I recently picked up Ian McEwan’s The Children Act, mainly because I remembered how much I enjoyed Machines Like Me, and I must say that the book did not disappoint.

Preorder The Apidictor Tapes

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
Not long now – November* is just around the corner, and with it my second collection of poetry. You can preorder the book through Small Press Distribution here: https://www.spdbooks.org/Products/9780898234060/the-apidictor-tapes.aspx *) yes, the original plan…

Preorder The Apidictor Tapes

Originally posted on Annette C. Boehm:
Not long now – November* is just around the corner, and with it my second collection of poetry. You can preorder the book through Small Press Distribution here: https://www.spdbooks.org/Products/9780898234060/the-apidictor-tapes.aspx *) yes, the original plan…

Prayers, Oubliettes, and Peacock Feathers: Natalie Diaz

Natalie Diaz’ debut collection When My Brother Was an Aztec has been on my shelf for some time now – it came out in 2014, so it’s by no means a recent addition to my library. I re-read it yesterday

Prayers, Oubliettes, and Peacock Feathers: Natalie Diaz

Natalie Diaz’ debut collection When My Brother Was an Aztec has been on my shelf for some time now – it came out in 2014, so it’s by no means a recent addition to my library. I re-read it yesterday

Stay Bones / Liz Bahs

Liz Bahs‘ 2020 debut Stay Bones is a colorful, lively collection of poems that take us to many different places, among them a library in Miami, an Islington bus, televangelist Billy Graham’s headquarters, a pub in Carrigaline, Ireland, and a

Stay Bones / Liz Bahs

Liz Bahs‘ 2020 debut Stay Bones is a colorful, lively collection of poems that take us to many different places, among them a library in Miami, an Islington bus, televangelist Billy Graham’s headquarters, a pub in Carrigaline, Ireland, and a