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Joining PubWest, IBPA Article, and More

We've been so busy lately, but here are a few recent highlights. Forest Avenue Press is now a member of PubWest, the publishing trade organization. Ellen Urbani's Landfall is still selling well, and after a post-tour respite, she's gearing up for a number of public appearances and book clubs already scheduled for 2016. Check out Landfall Chosen as Top Book of 2015 … [Continue Reading]

New Cover: Froelich’s Ladder

Cover design work goes on behind the scenes, sometimes for months, and it's always exciting to reveal a new one. Our designer, Gigi Little, has been with us since the start of Forest Avenue Press in 2012, and her modern, accessible aesthetic is often commented on when people try to describe our titles and what our press is all about. We adore Gigi. We really adore … [Continue Reading]


Submissions: Seeking Realistic Novels in January 2016

Forest Avenue Press will open for unagented submissions from Jan. 1 to March 1, 2016. We are seeking one to three previously unpublished literary novels for publication in 2017/18. We will open our Submittable … [Continue Reading]

The Remnants news

We are now giving away advance copies of The Remnants by Robert Hill. Reviewers, bloggers, and booksellers are welcome to contact us; PDFs, epubs, and paperback ARCs are all available. Robert Hill’s The … [Continue Reading]

PNBA (and Publishers Weekly!)

We had a great time at the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association annual tradeshow this weekend. Forest Ave authors attending included Ellen Urbani and Robert Hill, who both participated in events, as well … [Continue Reading]

BookCourt, Kramerbooks and more

Ellen Urbani kicked off the second leg of her twenty-city Landfall book tour on Saturday, Sept. 12, at BookCourt in Brooklyn. Sheri Fink, Pulitzer winner for Five Days at Memorial, couldn't make it, but Gary … [Continue Reading]

Great Group Reads 2015: LANDFALL!

Landfall by Ellen Urbani was chosen as a Great Group Reads 2015 selection by the Women's National Book Association. Read more at the National Reading Group Month website. … [Continue Reading]

Landfall, Here and There

We've been excited to have people send us photos of LANDFALL in various places!     … [Continue Reading]

The Remnants

“Reading The Remnants reminded me of Pound’s conviction ‘that music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance; that poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music.’ Robert Hill bridges … [Continue Reading]

Ellen Urbani at Octavia, Brazos, Powell’s, Elliott Bay

Ellen Urbani visited Octavia Books on Monday, Aug. 24, where illustrious guests author Tom Piazza, Gov. Kathleen Blanco, Gordon Russell, Pulitzer-winning journalist, and author Ron Thibodeaux attended her … [Continue Reading]

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