The premier issue of Ferocious Quarterly, a small literary magazine out of Indiana, this booklet features ninety-two full color, offset printed pages. It features a mixture of poetry, short stories, and comic pages.
Contributors in order of appearance: Shaun Malinowski, David Huyck, Josh Brill, Laszlito Kovacs, Jason Roemer, Eric Stine, Daniel Dienelt, Stephen Bryden, Brandon Schaefer, Matt Beers, Aaron Minier, Jennifer Neal, Bryan Utesch, Sam Neukom, Fission Beach, Luke Bott, Matt Taylor, Steve Pepple, Matt Beers, Nate Utesch, Jez Burrows, Micah Lidberg, Ryan Snook, Lilli Carré, Jake Sauer, Jared Stumpenhorst, Scott Kirkpatrick, Alex Mathers, Jeremy McFarren, Drew Kora, Tom Whalen, Mike Kerr
- Title: “Crack this Spine with a Smile and a Whistle”
- Literary Magazine: Ferocious Quarterly
- Issue: No. 1
- Publisher: Ferocious Quarterly
- Date: December 2010
- Place: Fort Wayne, IN
- Length: 92pp
- Dimensions: 5.5” x 8.5”
- Condition: Perfect bound, paper cover—there is a small crack on the upper spine. There is also a particularly noticeable scuff on the top edge of the back cover. There are full color illustrations throughout.