10 New Must-Reads for March


Donnybrook, Frank Bill (March 5)

There’s a stereotype that dudes don’t read books, but every dude we know has fallen in love with Frank Bill at first, er, knuckle brush. Bill’s debut collection, Crimes in Southern Indiana, has been sawing at our minds since 2011, and his first novel is, if possible, even more raw — in the best way of course. Considering that the novel’s eponymous event is a three-day bare-knuckle tournament and the book is littered with bodies, we hope you’ll forgive us for saying that Frank Bill doesn’t pull any punches.