Published in Los Angeles Review of Books

Leah’s book review, “The Midwest Finds Its Voice: Eric Shonkwiler’s Above All Men and How It Speaks for the Resilience of a Broken Region,” was published in the prestigious Los Angeles Review of Books. You can read the review here, and you can buy Shonkwiler’s incredible debut novel here. If you are a fan of Hemingway, Faulkner, Steinbeck, Cormac McCarthy, or William Gay, or if you just love stark, poetic prose without the heightened tripe, this book is for you.