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!

We Made Our First Bestseller List!

Check out #10!

Writing Community

Jackie Shannon Hollis has a beautiful guest post about writing community over at Christi Craig’s blog. Read “Writers as Witness” here. Christi is a thoughtful and inspiring writing-oriented blogger. Her messages always resonate with me and her interviews are wonderfully conducted. I’ve followed her blog since I discovered it early on in my own blogging efforts. When […]

Why I Love the Espresso Book Machine

Originally published as a guest post over at The Bookshelf Muse on Nov. 12. By Laura Stanfill In May, an Espresso Book Machine arrived at Powell’s Books here in Portland, Oregon. The machine can turn out a freshly printed book in four minutes—about the same time it takes to make the perfect cappuccino. It’s encased […]