IndieView with Dominic Adler, author of The Saint Jude Rules

IndieView with Dominic Adler, author of The Saint Jude Rules

Cal Winter 4 is slowly gestating in my brain, while I’m re-writing a post-Apocalyptic detective thriller (set in Mordor South London). They run their own indie imprint, Thistle publishing. Winner of the Military Cross for Gallantry. Are your characters entirely fictitious or have you borrowed from real world people you know? I’m lucky, Thistle do […]

The humble edition that inspired Call the Midwife

The humble edition that inspired Call the Midwife

Offered the sale by Christian White of Modernfirsteditions, the book was displayed at the London Antiquarian Book Fair over the weekend – a rather modest book for such as a grand event but the background story makes up for its humble appearance. Find copies of Call the Midwife It became a bestseller. Jennifer Worth’s obscure […]

IndieView with J.D. Palmer, author of The Meek

IndieView with J.D. Palmer, author of The Meek

I owe a lot of people beers. But I will say I enjoyed writing the action scenes the most. Are there any particular authors that have influenced how you write and, if so, how have they influenced you? Do you listen to music while you write? I don’t know why I thought that, but his […]

11th Annual Rose City Book & Paper Fair is June 16-17

11th Annual Rose City Book & Paper Fair is June 16-17

AbeBooks is pleased to sponsor the 11th annual Rose City Book & Paper Fair, which is taking place June 16-17 in Portland, Oregon. In addition, you can receive updates by following the Rose City Book & Paper Fair on Facebook. Thousands of books from independent booksellers will be on display, along with a wide array […]

AbeBooks Sponsors Granite State Book & Ephemera Fair

AbeBooks Sponsors Granite State Book & Ephemera Fair

The fair is bringing together top dealers from around the United States, including a number of AbeBooks sellers. Admission is free for all attendees. The Granite State Book & Ephemera Fair, officially sponsored by the New Hampshire Antiquarian Booksellers Association, is taking place on Sunday, June 4, 2017, at the Everett Arena in Concord, NH. […]

IndieView with Vanessa Frances, author of Laundry

IndieView with Vanessa Frances, author of Laundry

We all know how important it is for writers to read. I think that there is so much value in the human story, and every experience, whether that leaves us distraught or strengthened, is purposeful in helping us grow. I’m currently working on a new collection of poetry, as well as my first full length […]

Basquiat for less than $110 million

Basquiat for less than $110 million

Featuring foldouts, candid photographs, and full-page color installation shots, this book celebrates the artist’s brief but meteoric career. Boxing poster Warhol vs Basquiat The famous boxing poster advertising the collaborative exhibition of paintings by Andy Warhol and Basquiat in 1985 at the Shafrazi Gallery. Florence, a poster from 1983 Florence by Basquiat An offset reproduction […]

IndieView with Sahar Ayachi, author of The Orchid

IndieView with Sahar Ayachi, author of The Orchid

If so can you please describe it? Where do you live now? I started writing this book in May-June 2016, but some sections of it have been written for almost 10 years already. Sahar Ayachi – 23 May 2017 The Back Flap “You will bring light to my darkness, you will bring hope to my […]

IndieView with Max E. Stone, author of One Minute There

IndieView with Max E. Stone, author of One Minute There

Get your copy of   One Minute There from Amazon US or Amazon UK. Usually, its jazz like Oscar Peterson, Miles Davis, or Thelonious Monk. I don’t think they’ve identified themselves yet. and Mrs. With the progression of the series, once I found out, I wanted to show that.   It’s about a young woman […]

Reviewer IndieView with Marie Blanchet of Marie Does Book Reviews

Reviewer IndieView with Marie Blanchet of Marie Does Book Reviews

That was nice. When an author, either because I already know them, or through their writing, proves to me that I have nothing to worry about, and that they have my back, then I can get fully engaged, and that’s when the experience of reading their book becomes magical. Generally, I find that my tolerance […]

IndieView with Khaled Talib, author of Incognito

IndieView with Khaled Talib, author of Incognito

Are your characters entirely fictitious or have you borrowed from real world people you know? If yes, what gets the fingers tapping? Khaled Talib – 16 May 2017 The Back Flap Pope Gregoire XVII was last seen waving to the crowd at Saint Peter’s square from the famous Apostolic Palace window.   There are many […]

An Avid Reader’s 2017 Reading List (so far)

An Avid Reader’s 2017 Reading List (so far)

An Avid Reader’s 2017 Reading List (so far) The Witches of New York by Ami McKay A trio of remarkable young women navigate the glitz and grotesqueries of Gilded-Age New York by any means possible, including witchcraft. American War by Omar El Akkad The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion The Power by Naomi […]

IndieView with A.K. Smith, author of A Deep Thing

IndieView with A.K. Smith, author of A Deep Thing

I learn by trial and experience. What made you decide to go Indie, whether self-publishing or with an indie publisher? What would you like readers to know about you? But Ryder, her nineteen-year-old stepson, is bitter and wants nothing to do with her. When I was visiting the Riviera Maya in the Yucatán in Mexico […]

IndieView with Jason Pomerance, author of Women Like Us

IndieView with Jason Pomerance, author of Women Like Us

Are your characters entirely fictitious or have you borrowed from real world people you know? I know a lot of people in and around publishing who were willing to read and give notes. I think she’s just brilliant in the way she takes real world, everyday characters and makes them so much larger than life. […]

Reviewer IndieView with Dawn West of Up ‘Til Dawn Book Blog

Reviewer IndieView with Dawn West of Up ‘Til Dawn Book Blog

I’m pretty forgiving for typos in self-published books. About Publishing What do you think of the oft-quoted comment that the “slush-pile has moved online”? Just keep writing and developing your craft. Hence the name of my blog. What advice could you give to authors looking to get their books reviewed? I can easily overlook a […]