Cops Lie! by Leonard Love Matlick

Rating: ★★★

RCR Says: “It hardly seems a coincidence that a book so heavily engaged with the topic of police brutality should be published at a time like this, especially in the wake of bestsellers like Angie Thomas’s The Hate U Give receiving well-deserved attention this year.”

Verklempt: Stories by Peter Sichrovsky

verklemptRating: ★★★★★

RCR Says: “The author succeeds at painting realistic and raw human emotion, giving insight into the lives of characters who are fully formed, every word on the page in each story holding an immense amount of weight.”