JoAnna Novak is the author of the novel I Must Have You (Skyhorse Publishing 2017). Her book of poetry, Noirmania will be published by Inside the Castle in 2018. She has written fiction, essays, poetry, and criticism for publications including Salon, Guernica, BOMB, The Rumpus, Conjunctions, and Joyland. She is a co-founder of the literary journal and chapbook publisher, Tammy. She lives in Los Angeles.

9 Times You Should Buy New Books

Confession time: I'm a writer who rarely buys books. I blame/thank Marie Kondo, who helped me wheedle down a staggering library — I gave away forty boxes — to little more than one reasonable shelf. Ever since going through the purge, I've been…
By JoAnna Novak