Shop Rain Taxi Review’s 100th Issue

Shop the titles reviewed in the current print issue of Rain Taxi Review of Books! Congratulations to our friends on 100 issues (that’s 25 years’ worth!) of thoughtful, unexpected literary criticism.



Exposition and The White Dress | Nathalie Léger | by Holly M. Wendt
Whiteout Conditions | Tariq Shah | by Garin Cycholl
I Am Here to Make Friends | Robert Long Foreman | by Nick Hilbourn
The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas | Machado de Assis | by Chris Via
Panthers and the Museum of Fire | Jen Craig | by Julian Anderson
Difficult Light | Tomás González | by John Kazanjian
Anthropica | David Hollander | by Matthew Duffus


The Fixed Stars | Molly Wizenberg | by Erin Lewenauer
Places I’ve Taken My Body | Molly McCully Brown | by Dustin Michael
Capitalism, Alone: The Future of the System That Rules the World | Branko Milanovic | by Robert Zaller
The Sprawl: Reconsidering the Weird American Suburbs | Jason Diamond | by Joseph Houlihan
Finding Dora Maar: An Artist, An Address Book, A Life | Brigitte Benkemoun | by Patrick James Dunagan
Gertrude Stein Has Arrived: The Homecoming of a Literary Legend | Roy Morris, Jr. | by Richard Kostelanetz
World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments | Aimee Nezhukumatathil | by Mandana Chaffa


Blood Memory | Gail Newman
In The Lateness of the World | Carolyn Forché | by John Bradley
The Death of Sitting Bear: New and Selected Poems | N. Scott Momaday | by James P. Lenfestey
Underworld Lit | Srikanth Reddy | by Leah Souffrant
How To Hold a Flying River | Martha Kalin | by Elizabeth Robinson
Insecurity System | Sara Wainscott | by Fran Webber
A Nail the Evening Hangs On | Monica Sok | by Emily Mitamura
Pale Colors in a Tall Field | Carl Phillips | by Walter Holland
Life in a Country Album | Natalie Handal | by Dale Cottingham
Words Like Thunder: New and Used Anishinaabe Prayers | Lois Beardslee | by Warren Woessner
Funeral Diva | Pamela Sneed | by Patrick James Dunagan
A Grave is Given Supper | Mike Soto | by Greg Bem

Women in Concrete Poetry: 1959-1979 | Alex Balgiu and Mónica de la Torre, eds., $30
Apsara Engine | Bishakh Som, $24