Book Lines

Book Lines

Heroes, by definition, are few and far between. So wouldn’t it be wonderful to summon them from the dead when you’re in a real bind? That’s the starting point for “War Hero,” a short story by Brian Trent’s ’08 that appears in L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 29 (Galaxy Press). Published annually, Hubbard’s anthology features winners of his Writers of the Future Contest. As one of this year’s winning authors,...

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Book Lines | Lune de Miel

Book Lines | Lune de Miel

Lune de Miel, the latest chapbook by Amy Nawrocki, an award-winning poet and senior lecturer at the University, was published by Finishing Line Press on August 31. Filled with descriptions of Paris as seen and experienced by two honeymooners, Lune de Miel was inspired by Nawrocki’s own honeymoon to the City of Light in 2008 with her husband, the writer Eric Lehman, who also teaches at UB’s English Department. “We made a point of following...

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Book Lines | Insider’s Guide to Connecticut Review

Book Lines | Insider’s Guide to Connecticut Review

UB English professor Eric Lehman, whose guides to Connecticut’s various communities have introduced readers to some of the Nutmeg State’s most beloved treasures, released Insider’s Guide to Connecticut (Globe Pequot Press) in February. The comprehensive guide includes recommended attractions —including shopping, entertainment, and family activities— as well as Lehman’s warm, personal thoughts and reviews on everything from...

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