By Carly Hayward

Indie Author James Fallon's debut novel is on sale today!

It’s a adventurous middle grade fantasy novel full of heartwarming friends and danger lurking in the forest.

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By Carly Hayward

I've been an editor with Pitch to Publication since the beginning; it is a fabulous event that brings authors, editors, and agents together. I know many authors planning to be a part of the event are clamoring for advice on what to do, how to get an editor to take a chance on you,...

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By Carly Hayward

Best-selling author Kim Alexander’s second novel is on sale today!

It’s a sexy fantasy full of strong women (and demons), anti-heroes (er…demons), and lots of intrigue.

It is the second book in the wonderful Demon Door series where humans and demons vie for the upper hand and...

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by Kim Alexander

(This post was originally written for ITW's The Thrill Begins, replublished with permission)

It seemed like such a good idea.

Forbes agreed, and if a company is profiled in Forbes, am I going to argue? I saw the ad for Booktrope on Twitter; they were accepting unagented sub...

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By Carly Bornstein-Hayward

It's that time of year where everyone in the book publishing industry gets together and discusses books. What could be better? NOTHING (excuse the caps lock, I get really into capitalization when I'm excited).

If you are an author and have thought about getting out the...

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By Carly Bornstein-Hayward

Author Rhonda Rees is spearheading a "PSA campaign to alert authors and publishers to “check their books” to correspond with World Book and Copyright Day on April 23, 2016." (PRWeb)

This is an extremely important issue (for traditional and indie authors alike!). Many...

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By Carly Bornstein-Hayward

IT'S TIME FOR PITCH TO PUBLICATION 2016 Y'ALL! Okay, I'll stop with the all-caps; I know it is obnoxious (as was the 'y'all' since I'm from Connecticut). I just get very excited about this event.

Last year was really fabulous. I was overwhelmed by the inspired writing...

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