Stevan Allred’s audiobook launches today!

Stevan Allred’s linked short story collection, A Simplified Map of the Real World, is out now from Blackstone Audio, narrated by the author and unabridged. Stevan’s debut was also Forest Avenue’s first fiction title, which we published in September 2013. At that time, Stevan read from the book at myriad events and was always asked the […]

Announcing Our Holiday Bookstore!

Forest Avenue Press has created a popup online bookstore as a way to actively promote selected titles by authors and small presses we adore. Our staff was trained on this program, Aerio, last week at sales conference in Berkeley. If this first bookstore is a success, we’ll continue it after the holidays, rotating our selection of […]

A finalist for the INDIES awards!

Cover Reveal: City of Weird

Today is cover reveal day for City of Weird: 30 Otherworldly Portland Stories, edited by Gigi Little and forthcoming in October 2016. The octopus monster is featured in “Octopocalypse,” a story by Brigitte Winter. Other contributors include Stevan Allred, Jonah Barrett, Doug Chase, Sean Davis, Susan DeFreitas, Rene Denfeld, Dan DeWeese, Art Edwards, Stefanie Freele, Jonathan […]

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. Blood drinkers and game show hosts. Set in Portland, Oregon, these thirty stories blend imagination, literary writing, and pop culture into a cohesive […]