[News Flash] October 18, 2020

Thank you to Simone st. James for talking to us about her new novel, THE SUN DOWN MOTEL. If you missed Denny’s interview with Stacie Murphy about her forthcoming novel, A DEADLY FORTUNE, you can still watch it now at our Instagram page.

Tune in to @thedebball tomorrow, 10/19, when J.S. Dewes, author of THE LAST WATCH, takes over our Instagram account for the day, finishing with an interview with Elizabeth Chatsworth, author of THE BRASS QUEEN at 4pm. PT.

And finally, please join Elizabeth Gonzalez James as she reads with 3 other debut writers this Saturday at LitCrawl Global:


Greta Kelly wrote an incredible post this week about how she built the world of her forthcoming fantasy novel, THE FROZEN CROWN. Inspired by her travels through Germany, Japan, and Morocco, it’s an incredible peek inside the the mechanics of fantasy writing.
Lyn Liao Butler’s novel, THE TIGER MOM’S TALE is up on Goodreads! Make sure to mark it as, “Want to Read,” and follow Lyn for updates and giveaways.
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Author: Elizabeth Gonzalez James

Before becoming a writer Elizabeth was a waitress, a pollster, an Avon lady, and an opera singer. Her stories and essays have appeared in Ploughshares Blog, The Idaho Review, The Rumpus, and elsewhere, and have received multiple Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net nominations. Her debut novel, MONA AT SEA, was a finalist in the 2019 SFWP Literary Awards judged by Carmen Maria Machado, and is forthcoming, Summer 2021, from Santa Fe Writers Project. Originally from South Texas, Elizabeth now lives with her family in Oakland, California.