Events: Dispatches from Anarres

We’re planning to invite every Dispatches from Anarres contributor to an event, starting this month and moving through next spring. All times are Pacific, unless otherwise noted. Portland Book Festival in-person launch Sat. Nov. 13, 10 a.m. Portland’5 Brunish Theatre. Tickets and more information here. Featuring authors Juhea Kim, Jason Arias, Rene Denfeld, Jessie Kwak, […]

Annie Carl Will Edit a Science Fiction/ Fantasy Anthology of Disabled Authors

Forest Avenue is excited to announce a forthcoming anthology of science fiction, fantasy, and speculative short stories by disabled authors for publication in 2023. The anthology will be edited by bookseller Annie Carl. Submissions will be accepted through Submittable beginning in January 2022. The collection will be published in paperback and ebook formats.  Our focus is […]

SMOLFAIR discount!

Forest Ave is participating in Smolfair, and we’re offering a 20 percent discount on our paperback titles, March 3-7, 2021. Just check out our bookshop and enter the discount code SMOLFAIR.

Bring Bullfrog the Dog into Your Home

As part of our virtual celebration of Joanna Rose’s new novel, A Small Crowd of Strangers, we are asking readers to invite Bullfrog, the dog on the cover, into their lives. Participation is easy. Print out this 8.5 x 11 image featuring large and small versions of Bullfrog. Cut one or both out. Pose the […]

Acquisition: A Girl Called Rumi

Forest Avenue Press has acquired world English rights to A GIRL CALLED RUMI, the #ownvoices debut novel by Ari Honarvar, forthcoming in September 2021.  Kimia, a successful life coach, has made a career of running away from her past and living in the present moment. When her mother, who suffers from PTSD, wants to return to […]