Other books by Wallace include The Broom of The System,a novel; Girl With Curious Hair, a collection of short stories; and Signifying Rappers: Rap and Race In the Urban Present, co-written with Mark Costello. He has also written several essays for Harper's Magazine, including "Shipping Out: On the (Nearly Lethal) Comforts of a Luxury Cruise" in January 1996 and "Ticket to the Fair" in July 1994.