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 […]

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 Publishers […]

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 Rivlin, author of Katrina, joined in the discussion. Publisher Laura Stanfill flew into New York 48 hours later and visited the now-autographed […]

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 Bookstore on Wednesday, Aug. 26, followed by her 4 p.m. appearance at Powell’s City of Books in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday the […]

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 city to city. Keep up with the latest by looking for the hashtag #landfallbook, and feel free to post your own thoughts on the book, […]