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Battleborn by Claire Vaye Watkins

By: NATHAN GROENEWOLD

Claire Vaye Watkins could have written a memoir; she could have told of growing up with her father, Paul Watkins, right hand man – and provider of women – to Charles Manson (Manson murders). Instead, she...  READ MORE >>


By: JANE MENTINK

“Claire Vaye Watkins’ novel Battleborn is a collection of ten short stories that all have strong ties to Nevada, as the motto “Battleborn” implies. All of the stories are written using realism. Claire Vaye Watkins uses...  READ MORE >>


By: RICHARD MARTIN

Never have I read stories such as these. They are at times casual in tone, at others fraught with sincerity. Subject matter becomes blatantly erotic or passively sexual and at times feels needless. In all of this Claire Vaye Watkins brings...  READ MORE >>

Battle Born by Claire Vye Watkins