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GREAT REVIEW OF THE BROTHERS SILVER IN THE LATEST VASSAR REVIEW:

Countering Culture by Jessica de Koninck The Brothers Silver by Marc Jampole (Owl Canyon Press, 2021) Stories of family trauma, parent-child relationships, and sibling rivalry are part of the human psyche. They are central to the opening stories of the

“REMOVE THE CAP” SHOULD BE DEMOCRAT’S ELECTION-YEAR BATTLE CRY

In the “State News” section of the latest AARP Bulletin, the American Association of Retired People (AARP) solicits volunteer advocates in New York, Vermont, and other states to speak with state legislatures about a variety of issues. But nowhere in

ANOTHER GREAT REVIEW OF THE BROTHERS SILVER.

Here’s an excerpt from the Fall 2021 issue of Main Street Rag: “Jampole’s experimentation is an intriguing, if sometimes challenging, way to stretch the novel form. Readers who are willing to put in a little work to digest the meandering poetic style

NEW REVIEW OF THE BROTHERS SILVER FOCUSES ON SOCIAL CRITICISM IN THE NOVEL

Here are excerpts from the latest positive review of The Brothers Silver: “Jampole sees present-day America as a brutal right-wing Inferno, where the sufferers become the opposite of their gentle youthful incarnations… The recent riot/failed coup/insurrection/tantrum/ragefest at the Capitol in Washington,

THE LATEST SNAKE NATION REVIEW HAS THREE OF MY POEMS

Included is one of my personal favorites among all the poems I have written over the decades, “The Beach in Winter.” If you like it, buy the issue and see my other two poems: https://snakenationbooks.store/product/snake-nation-review-issue-28 THE BEACH IN WINTER That winter

THE BROTHERS SILVER IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN AUDIO BOOK

My new novel, The Brothers Silver, is now available on audiobook: https://www.amazon.com/The-Brothers-Silver-A-Novel/dp/B09CFMMGDW/ref=tmm_aud_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= The reader, Donald Davenport, has a great interview about the joys and challenges of narrating The Brothers Silver  in  a Dungball Express podcast: https://thedungballexpress.libsyn.com/the-brothers-silvers-silver-tongue    

Prairies Book Review article on The Brothers Silver Calls It “Powerfully Told…. A Soaring and Haunting Tale…”

In the May 29th edition of the Prairies Book Review: The Brothers Silver by Marc Jampole Powerfully told… A soaring and haunting tale. Transcendent and hard-hitting, Jampole’s ambitious literary tale takes readers into meandering lives of two brothers as they try

Violet Snow’s Review of The Brothers Silver Published in The Adirondack Review

Here is Violet Snow’s review of my new novel, The Brothers Silver, that was published a few weeks back in The Adirondack Review: What are the forces that make us who we are? How do siblings grow up in the same environment

Review in Jewish Chronicle: Former Pittsburgher’s Novel of Jewish Brothers Affected by Harrowing Childhood

Dionna Dash’s review of The Brothers Silver in the July 9, 2021 edition of The Jewish Chronicle: “The Brothers Silver,” a tale of two brothers growing up in the wake of intergenerational family trauma, is the haunting and realistic debut novel from

Jennifer Johnson’s review of The Brothers Silver in Vox Populi

A Review of The Brothers Silver by Marc Jampole in the July 9, 2021 edition of  Vox Populi Jennifer Johnson: A Haunting Novel of Childhood Trauma The Brothers Silver takes a hard look at how children who endure growing up in dysfunctional