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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 as Jamie Duclos-Yourdon, Kate Gray, Stevan Allred, and publicist Mary Bisbee-Beek. Ellen Urbani's appearance at the Celebration of Authors was part of this … [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]


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]

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]

Southern tour adventures, continued

Ellen Urbani's national tour continues tomorrow at Octavia Books in New Orleans It's the first leg of her twenty-city book tour, which started in Charlotte, and will end in Houston with an appearance at Brazos … [Continue Reading]

Tour Updates from the Road

Ellen Urbani is on the fourth day of her twenty-city, multi-leg book tour for Landfall, called "a hell of a book and worthy of the storm and times it describes" by Pat Conroy. She flew into Charlotte, North … [Continue Reading]

City of Weird Features 30 Supernatural and Sci-Fi Portland Stories

City of Weird: 30 Otherworldly Portland Tales, edited by Gigi Little, is forthcoming in October 2016. City of Weird conjures what we fear: death, darkness, ghosts. Hungry sea monsters and alien slime molds. … [Continue Reading]

From New York to Seattle, the Tour

Ellen Urbani's national Landfall tour kicks off on Monday, Aug. 17, at Park Road Books in Charlotte, North Carolina, followed by whirlwind weeks of visiting bookstores, meeting with readers, and traveling from … [Continue Reading]

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