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Jason Makansi


Jason Makansi, author of four non-fiction books relating to business, energy/environmental issues and mathematical modeling, has published short stories in a variety of literary journals and collections. He is a 2009 alumnus of the Sewanee Writers Conference, has reviewed short story collections for The Short Review and is currently a contributing editor for River Styx literary journal and Associate Editor for December literary magazine. In his spare time, he plays the viola in community orchestras, plays piano for fun and rides his bike as often as he can.

"The Moment Before" is his first novel.

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Books:
The Moment Before
Fiction / Literature
Blank Slate Press
March 2018
ISBN 9781943075423
320 pages
$16.95, OUTOFSTOCK
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A woman and her beloved Syrian father, separated forty years earlier when he is swept up in a geopolitical odyssey from hell, are almost reunited by a lawyer struggling to save his Illinois hometown from financial ruin. More/less

Painting By Numbers: How to sharpen your BS detector and smoke out the "experts"
Current Issues / Politics / Social Science
Layla Dog Press
December 2016
ISBN 9780998425900
196 pages
$12.95, INSTOCK
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Winner of 2017 Independent Publishers IPPY GOLD and 2016 Foreword Reviews INDIE SILVER BETTER NUMERICAL LITERACY ISN'T JUST DESIRABLE; IT'S ESSENTIAL TO SUSTAINING A CIVIL, DEMOCRATIC, AND FREE SOCIETY In the public sphere, numbers are supposed to be more solid than words, less subjective. More/less

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