Interview+Giveaway: Finding George Washington by Bill Zarchy

Finding George Washington A historical time-travel thriller by Bill Zarchy On a freezing night in 1778, General George Washington vanishes. Walking away from the Valley Forge encampment, he takes a fall and is knocked unconscious, only to reappear at a dog park on San Francisco Bay—in the summer of 2014. Washington befriends two Berkeley twenty-somethings … Continue reading Interview+Giveaway: Finding George Washington by Bill Zarchy

Content Warnings: What They Are and Deciding Whether to Use Them

If you’ve ever looked up a movie online before going to the theater (you know, back in the day), you probably saw a rating: G for “General,” “PG13 for “Parental guidance suggested for kids under 13,” and so on. Those ratings may also be accompanied by a word or two telling you why the movie is rated that way (for example, rated R for violence). The rating is a quick way to say “hey, this movie is best for [age range] and contains [this element] which may not be appealing to all viewers.”

Exclusive Excerpt+Giveaway: Night to Dawn 39 by Barbara Custer

Night to Dawn 39 A dark fantasy by Barbara Custer The apocalypse of the movie screen and the printed page has become a reality. A microbe threatens humanity, making Corona seem like the common cold. Innocents die to appease young and hungry gods. A doctor feeds the souls of his patients to a demon. Featuring … Continue reading Exclusive Excerpt+Giveaway: Night to Dawn 39 by Barbara Custer

Excerpt+Giveaway: Ellerslie by William Francis

Ellerslie A paranormal historical mystery by William Francis Did you know author F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife Zelda lived in a haunted house? It’s the Jazz Age, it’s Prohibition and aviator Charles Lindbergh is the most famous person in America. Author F. Scott Fitzgerald rents a mansion in Edgemoor, Delaware called Ellerslie hoping for … Continue reading Excerpt+Giveaway: Ellerslie by William Francis

Excerpt+Giveaway: The Place Beyond Her Dreams by Oby Aligwekwe

The Place Beyond Her Dreams A Black and African American YA fantasy by Oby Aligwekwe “We are most courageous at our weakest; when we believe we have faced what we fear the most and have nothing more to lose.” At the sudden death of her grandfather, Ona’s pain transports her to mystical Luenah—a place of … Continue reading Excerpt+Giveaway: The Place Beyond Her Dreams by Oby Aligwekwe

Excerpt+Giveaway: Company Assassin by Claudia Blood

Company Assassin A fantasy novel by Claudia Blood It’s Duff Roman’s eighteenth birthday, but no one is lighting candles. Turning eighteen in the orphanage on Kalecca means starvation for those who aren’t hired into a Family. Outside the Family compounds lies the jungle. And in the jungle lies death. And Relics—the only real currency on … Continue reading Excerpt+Giveaway: Company Assassin by Claudia Blood