Rebecca Lee's aptly named story collection is biting and sharp-witted enough to tear readers apart. Plagiarists, adulterers, and confidantes-for-hire prowl this wild Discover Great New Writers selection.

April 23: " 'A job,' the woman repeated again, smiling, as if I hadn't heard her. 'Would you like one?' "

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysley Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.