The Audacious Debut: Bill Cheng and Derek Palacio in conversation

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Join a chat between two writers whose first books take big leaps away from their own experiences. Cheng's Southern Cross the Dog features a long-suffering narrator—a black teenager—in a 1920s Southern landscape. In Palacio's novella How to Shake the Other Man, a prostitute and a coffee vendor fall in love.