Los Angeles Review of Books

“Neo-Regionalist Moment: Hearing the Emerging Voices of the American Center”

…This variation and texture highlights an intra-regional diversity across the Midwest, a complexity that is captured not only by O’Gieblyn, Smarsh, and Markley, but also by many other novels of the current wave… Similarly, in nonfiction, the wave includes…Jim Reese’s Bone Chalk (2019).