Mitchell S. Jackson, The Residue Years

Portland had a crack epidemic, too.


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When picking a backdrop for tales of inner-city struggle, authors often end up in New York or Chicago. For his debut novel, The Residue Years (Bloomsbury, 352 pages, $17), which is set amid the mi   More
 
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 CURTIS COOK

Frank Portman, King Dork Approximately

Who wrote Holden Caulfield?


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When it comes to peddling teen angst, few writers of young adult fiction have the qualifications of Frank Portman. With 30 years of fronting Berkeley pop-punk band the Mr. T Experience under his   More
 
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 PETE COTTELL

Peyton Marshall, Goodhouse

He’s a Good, uh, house. Mighty, mighty, just lettin’ it all hang out...


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At first glance, Portland author Peyton Marshall’s Goodhouse (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 336 pages, $26) might seem a little familiar. Much like the Colbert-boosted California, by Edan Lepucki,    More
 
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 JAMES HELMSWORTH

Sonja Lyubomirsky, The Myths of Happiness

#whitepeopleproblems.


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There is suffering in the well-appointed kitchens and cozy dens of the American middle class. The Myths of Happiness, a new book by Sonja Lyubomirsky, seeks to address the malaise we feel when we’re   More
 
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 STEPHANIE CZEKALINSKI

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