"And for God's sake, don't let me ever hear you say, 'I can't read fiction. I only have time for the truth.' Fiction is the truth, fool! Ever hear of 'literature'? That means fiction too, stupid." -John Waters
No Wave founder Lydia Lunchís first book, Paradoxia (Akashic Books, 2007), proved that her talent is as strong on the page as it is on the stage. Her literary talents are even more impressive and varied in this iconoclastic and uncompromising collection.
From Colin Meloy, lead singer of the Decemberists, and Carson Ellis, acclaimed illustrator of The Mysterious Benedict Society, comes the stunning third book in the New York Times bestselling fantasy-adventure series the Wildwood Chronicles. Learn More
Known for his meaty seriocomic novels ñ expansive works that are simultaneously lowbrow and highbrow ñ Tom Robbins has also published over the years a number of short pieces, predominantly nonfiction. Learn More
Wholphin is a quarterly DVD magazine, lovingly encoded with the best short movies, documentaries, and uncategorizable films - from rare Spike Jonze documentaries to Alexander Payne's first short feature. If it's good, rare, new, or unseen, it's on Wholphin. Learn More
The newest installment of the quarterly DVD, lovingly encoded with unique and ponderable films designed to maker you feel the way McSweeney's felt when they learned that dolphins and whales sometimes, you know, do it. Learn More