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 […]

BookView with Jarod Powell, author of She Burned Me Alive

BookView with Jarod Powell, author of She Burned Me Alive

About the book What is the book about? Who doesn’t love a bad girl? Get your copy of   She Burned Me Alive from Amazon US or Amazon UK. I always need something to do between big projects, so I take the lulls to try my hand at different genres – romance and horror so […]

May the Fourth Be with You: 15 Cool Collectibles for Star Wars Fans

May the Fourth Be with You: 15 Cool Collectibles for Star Wars Fans

There’s bookmarks, photographs and even cassette tapes.   Original 1983 Star Wars bookmarks:     Glossy 8 x 10 photographs, signed by Brian Muir (the sculptor of Darth Vader’s helmet and armor):   Other Collectibles: Star Wars Portfolio with 21 painted pin-ups (1977)   Star Wars Read-Along Adventure: 24-page book and tape (1979)   The […]

IndieView with Emily Page, author of Fractured Memories

IndieView with Emily Page, author of Fractured Memories

It took me about 2 months to complete the first manuscript. I am targeting caregiver support groups first as well as trying to get reviews by indie book reviewers. I would have been afraid to put one long, sad memoir out there, and it wouldn’t have been a good way to honor my dad. I’m […]

IndieView with Brian Fitzpatrick, author of Mechcraft

IndieView with Brian Fitzpatrick, author of Mechcraft

I am grateful to have a talented graphic artist son who designed the cover for me. Do you have a marketing plan for the book or are you just winging it? The nanotechnology is infused in the DNA of the wielder, and summoned out through the pores by mental command to form any shape, weapon, […]