“Jen Michalski’s second novel is an intense emotional commitment, but a worthwhile one.” – Ploughshares

“Jen is an astonishingly sensitive writer.” – HTML Giant

“Jen Michalski excels in subtlety that is made possible by her nuanced understanding of voice.” – The Rumpus

“Jen is a writerly heavyweight.” – Nate Brown, American Short Fiction

“We’re lucky to have Michalski before the rest of the world discovers her. But they will.” – Baltimore City Paper

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Reading with First City Review, May 24th

First City Review Publication Release Party!

May 24th, Minás Gallery, 815 W. 36th Street, Baltimore
410-732-4258 (time TBA)

Featuring readers Chad Wallenborg of Philadelphia, Johannah Rodgers of Brooklyn, and Jen Michalski of Baltimore