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Saturday, October 14 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
7.13 Books Indie Debut Celebration

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Celebrate the acclaimed debuts of indie presses 7.13 Books, Willow Books, and Bywater Books with readings from Alex Behr, Hilary Zaid, and more.

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Alex Behr

Freelance Writer, Editor, Teacher
My debut story collection, Planet Grim, is out on 7.13 Books (10-12-17). It's a vivid, unsettling portrait of the gritty fringes of San Francisco and Portland, where complicated characters long for connection just out of reach.
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Leland Cheuk

Founder, 7.13 Books
Leland Cheuk is the author of three books of fiction, including the novels THE MISADVENTURES OF SULLIVER PONG and most recently, NO GOOD VERY BAD ASIAN, forthcoming from C&R Press in October 2019. His work has appeared in Salon, Catapult, Joyland Magazine, Literary Hub, among other... Read More →
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Vincent Chu

Vincent Chu was born in Oakland, California. His fiction has appeared in PANK Magazine, East Bay Review, Pithead Chapel, Fjords Review, Cooper Street, Stockholm Review, Chicago Literati, Forth Magazine, The Collapsar, WhiskeyPaper and elsewhere. He has been nominated for the Pushcart... Read More →
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Paul Cohen

Paul Cohen’s debut novel, THE GLAMSHACK, was published June 2017 by 7.13 Books. Nominated for a Pushcart Press Editor’s Book Award and listed by B&N Reads as a top ten debut novel to read this fall (2017), THE GLAMSHACK, says Kirkus Reviews, pulls off the "impressive feat of memorably... Read More →
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Josh Denslow

The characters that populate my stories are linked by lassitude, bad luck, poor decision-making skills, and a dash of charm. Lately, I've become drawn to the idea of creating an air-tight believable world, exactly like our life as we know it, and then injecting a hint of the mag... Read More →
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Kim Magowan

My short story collection, UNDOING, is winner of the Moon City Press Short Fiction Award and forthcoming 2018. My novel THE LIGHT SOURCE is forthcoming from 7.13 Books in 2019.
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Joe Ponepinto

Joe Ponepinto is the founding publisher and fiction editor of Tahoma Literary Review. His novel, Mr. Neutron, will be published by 7.13 Books in spring 2018. He has had stories published in dozens of other literary journals in the U.S. and abroad. A New Yorker by birth, he has lived... Read More →
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Jenn Stroud Rossmann

Jenn Rossmann writes the essay series "An Engineer Reads a Novel" for Public Books. Her stories appear in failbetter, Literary Orphans, Cheap Pop, & other places. Her novel The Place You're Supposed to Laugh, coming in fall 2018 from 7.13 Books, takes on class, race, and identity... Read More →
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Hilary Zaid

A 2017 Tennessee Williams Scholar at the Sewanee Writers' Conference, Hilary Zaid is also an alumna of the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and the Tin House Writers' Workshop. Her short fiction has appeared in print and online venues including Lilith Magazine, The Southwest Review... Read More →

Saturday October 14, 2017 8:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Ritual Roasters 1026 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110