"The Scottish philosopher and writer Thomas Carlyle first referred to economics as a 'dismal' scientific pursuit in the 19th century. But after reading Seattle author Peter Mountford’s simmering new novel about the underside of global finance, “The Dismal Science,” one might come away believing that the expression should apply to an even darker and more vexing endeavor — self-examination."-Tyrone Beason, The Seattle Times

"The Scottish philosopher and writer Thomas Carlyle first referred to economics as a 'dismal' scientific pursuit in the 19th century. But after reading Seattle author Peter Mountford’s simmering new novel about the underside of global finance, “The Dismal Science,” one might come away believing that the expression should apply to an even darker and more vexing endeavor — self-examination."-Tyrone Beason, The Seattle Times

A multi-generational tale about a family whose members are each battling a monster of some kind, sometimes literally. This magical world is at times charming, and at other times horrifying.

A multi-generational tale about a family whose members are each battling a monster of some kind, sometimes literally. This magical world is at times charming, and at other times horrifying.

“The Dungeon Master” by Sam Lipsyte | 14 Fantastic Stories From The New Yorker Archive You Should Read This Summer

14 Fantastic Stories From The New Yorker Archive You Should Read This Summer

“The Dungeon Master” by Sam Lipsyte | 14 Fantastic Stories From The New Yorker Archive You Should Read This Summer

"Writer Peter Mountford has a bone to pick with American literature."-Brangien Davis

"Writer Peter Mountford has a bone to pick with American literature."-Brangien Davis

Assholes: A Theory - We get a better sense of when the asshole is best resisted, and when he is best ignored—a better sense of what is, and what is not, worth fighting for.

Assholes: A Theory - We get a better sense of when the asshole is best resisted, and when he is best ignored—a better sense of what is, and what is not, worth fighting for.

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