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Curbside Catalog Fall/Winter 2014.pdf
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If you like work that is aware of its own creativity, visit our imprint Artifice. If you like sci-fi and spooky stuff visit Dark House Press.  If you like elegant or romantic poetry and prose, visit our imprint Concepción Books

losing in gainesville brian costello


Set in mid-1990s Florida, Losing in Gainesville hilariously explores what failure means


the dead wrestler elegies w. todd kaneko


These elegies and illustrations by Asian American poet W.


does not love james tadd adcox

Set in an archly comedic, alternate-reality Indianapolis that is completely overrun by Big Pharma, James Tadd Adcox's debut novel chronicles Robert and Viola's at


crazy horse's girlfriend erika wurth

Margaritte is a sharp-tongued, drug-dealing, sixteen-year-old Native American floundering in a Colorado


Where To Dmitry Samarov

Dmitry Samarov's illustrated memoir captures encounters with drunken passengers, overbearing cops, unreasonable city bureaucracy, his fellow cabdrivers, a few poth


The Game We Play Susan Lanier

The ten riveting, emotionally complex stories in The Game We Play examine the decisions we make when our chocies are few and courage is costly.


Animals in Peril Ryan Kenealy



If I Would Leave Myself Behind Lauren Becker

Written in short, uncluttered sentences rich with dark complexities, these stories examine the human urge for connection.


Let Go and Go On and On


In Let Go and Go On and On the story of obscure actress Laurie Bird is told in a second-person narrative, blurring what little is known of her actua


The Old Neighborhood

Bill Hillmann's debut novel, The Old Neighborhood, is the story of teenager Joe Walsh, the youngest in a large, mixed-race family living in Chicago


kiss as many women as you can

Curbside Splendor is thrilled about Franki Elliot's newest title, Read more...


the desert places

The Desert Places is a pocket-sized edition of a hybrid text by Amber Sparks and Robert Kloss that explores the evolution of evil in worlds both seen and unseen and features full-color



Joseph Bates's debut short story coll


chris terry








Way We Sleep Cover

The Way We Sleep, edited by C.


Everything Flows is the first collection of short fiction by novelist and screenwriter James Greer.


Cover for Amber Sparks May We Shed These Human Bodies

May We Shed These Human Bodies peers through vast spaces and skies with the world's most powerful telescope to find humanity:


 Chicago Stories cover by Rob Funderburk


For everyone who's always wondered what would happen if Roger Ebert had taken Oprah Winfrey to a critics' screening of REVENGE OF



"What’s it about? It’s about you. Something you said to me five years ago, five days ago, five minutes ago.