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Brain Mill Press wants diversity from authors

January 9, 2019


Brain Mill Press is a midsize traditional publisher located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. They produce 15 to 20 books each year in fiction of all genres, memoir, and poetry. They also publish VOICES, a digital magazine that highlights essays, opinion, commentary, and poetry by emerging and established writers and makers. They are looking for authors […]

Absolute Love Publishing invites you to share the love

June 29, 2016


Do you have a positive message to share with the world? Absolute Love Publishing and its imprint Spirited Press are accepting book manuscript submissions. Founder Caroline Shearer says, “Our logo is an infinity symbol joined by two hearts, to demonstrate our oneness and the love that always joins us.” The editors are looking for fiction […]

Review: Fast into the Night

February 9, 2016


Fast into the Night: A Woman, Her Dogs, and Their Journey North on the Iditarod Trail By Debbie Clarke Moderow Houghton Mifflin Harcourt February 2016 272 pages Fast into the Night” is the true story of Debbie Moderow’s two runs in the infamous Iditarod sled dog race in 2003 and 2005. The role of rookie […]

Two Coffeetown imprints accept queries in multiple genres

May 29, 2015


Coffeetown Press publishes memoirs, literary fiction, academic nonfiction, nonfiction, and literary mysteries. Coffeetown is an approved publisher with both International Thriller Writers (ITW) and Mystery Writers of America (MWA). Most memoirs have a strong theme that appeals to a specific audience. They only consider literary fiction with a strong story and a distinctive voice. It […]

Threepenny Review now reading submissions

January 14, 2014


The Threepenny Review is an American literary magazine founded in 1980. It is published in Berkeley, California by founding editor, Wendy Lesser. Maintaining a quarterly schedule (March, June, September, December), it offers fiction, memoirs, poetry, essays and criticism to a readership of 10,000. They only read submissions from January 1 through June 30. Please become […]

Review: The Second Chance Dog

November 25, 2013


The Second Chance Dog: A Love Story By Jon Katz Ballantine Books November 2013 288 pages Jon Katz has written several dogoirs, or dog memoirs. The stories usually revolve around how a dog has changed his life in some way. In The Second Chance Dog, Katz changes a dog’s life. The story is fairly simple. […]