[News Flash] May 10, 2021

Monday, May 10, 2021

This week we were very excited to speak with Olivia Black, author of KILLER CONTENT and NO MEMES OF ESCAPE. Read more about her love of cozy mysteries here. And MONA AT SEA by Elizabeth Gonzalez James is The Rumpus Book Club selection for June! Another great review for WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES by Denny S. Bryce, this time from the Historical Novel Society! Read the full review here….


[News Flash] May 2, 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This week we were excited to interview Antoinette Walker, Co-Founder of The Chaptr, an exciting new monthly book subscription box and book club rolled into one that just launched last week! Read her interview here. And for more information about their subscription box, make sure to visit their website and follow them on Instagram. And congratulations to Ehsaneh Sadr because A DOOR BETWEEN US is Chaptr’s first pick! Just in time…


[News Flash] April 26, 2021

Monday, April 26, 2021

Thanks to Amanda Skenandore, author of THE SECOND LIFE OF MIRIELLE WEST, for joining us this week. Read her full interview here. And THE TIGER MOM’S TALE by Lyn Liao Butler is included in Penguin Random House’s list of books celebrating Asian voices! Way to go Lyn! Denny S. Bryce (author of WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES) spoke with former Deb Ball guest, Vanessa Riley, about diversity in historical fiction…


[News Flash] April 19, 2021

Monday, April 19, 2021

Many thanks to Pamela Skjolsvik for joining us to speak about her delightful novel of an eternally menopausal vampire, FOREVER 51. Read the full interview here. And join Pamela on April 21, as she discusses her book with the Litchicks Book Club. Follow Litchicks for more information. And Elizabeth Gonzalez James made a trailer for her debut MONA AT SEA! Congratulations to Greta Kelly who received a starred review in…


[News Flash] April 13, 2021

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Many thanks to J.S. Dewes for joining us this week to talk about her novel, THE LAST WATCH. Read her interview here. And please join her Tuesday 4/20 at 7pm CT for a conversation with John Scalzi hosted by A Room of One’s Own. For more exciting events please visit her website. And join Greta Kelly and Genevieve Gornichec this Friday at 6:30 CT as they talk about THE FROZEN…


[News Flash] April 5, 2021

Monday, April 5, 2021

A huge congratulations to Denny S. Bryce whose novel WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES is out in the world! And check out Denny’s interview with Elizabeth, up now on the Debutante Ball Instagram page.    Author, Marjan Kamali, included A DOOR BETWEEN US by Ehsaneh Sadr in her reading roundup this week at WGBH Boston. THE FROZEN CROWN by Greta Kelly is one of Buzzfeed’s picks for SFF books with…


[News Flash] March 29, 2021

Monday, March 29, 2021

Thanks to Leila Rafei for chatting with us this week about her novel, SPRING. Join Laila on May 26 when she will be reading with the Guerrilla Lit Reading Series. More details here. And congratulations to Denny S. Bryce, whose novel WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES is coming out tomorrow March 30th!! Join her tomorrow night at 7pm EST for her launch party, including jazz-age decadence, prizes, and more!  …


[News Flash] March 22, 2021

Monday, March 22, 2021

Many thanks to Liv Arnold for talking with us this week about her novel, ETCHED IN STONE. Read the full interview here! And congratulations to Greta Kelly! She revealed the cover today for her second book, THE SEVENTH QUEEN. We can’t wait to read it!   Did you know that Lyn Liao Butler has been putting the finishing touches on THE TIGER MOM’S TALE from Kauai for the last 2…


[News Flash] March 15, 2021

Monday, March 15, 2021

Thank you to David Heska Wanbli Weiden for sitting down with us this week to talk about his novel, WINTER COUNTS. David will be reading with the River Styx Reading Series TODAY, March 15. Click here for more information. And Parade Magazine can’t wait to read WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES by Denny S. Bryce, and neither can we!   MONA AT SEA by Elizabeth Gonzalez James was named a…


[News Flash] March 8, 2021

Monday, March 8, 2021

Greta Kelly spoke to the Functional Nerds podcast this week about her debut novel, THE FROZEN CROWN, available now!   MONA AT SEA by Elizabeth Gonzalez James was named one of the Best Beach Reads of the Summer by SheReads! Penguin Random House is doing a giveaway of Lyn Liao Butler’s debut, THE TIGER MOM’S TALE. Click here to enter. Ms. Magazine included WILD WOMEN AND THE BLUES by Denny…