Cover Re-Reveal: Parts per Million

Forest Avenue Press has an invaluable asset: the eyes of our full-service distributor’s sales team. The Legato Publishers Group staff wants our books to have the best chance in the marketplace. So months in advance of the publication date, we have marketing meetings that offer input on metadata, blurbs, and covers. Their years of experience in […]

New Acquisition: Parts Per Million by Julia Stoops

Forest Avenue Press has acquired world rights to Parts Per Million, Julia Stoops’s debut novel, a richly layered story of loss and transformation that plays out within the subculture of radical activism. Parts Per Million, shortlisted for the PEN Bellwether Prize, is slated for publication in spring 2018. Set in Portland, Oregon, during the Bush […]

Lovely Evening at Rain or Shine

It was a pleasure to hear Julia Stoops, Steve Denniston, Mary Milstead, and Sherri H. Hoffman read from their work Thursday night at the Rain or Shine Coffee House in Southeast Portland. Special thanks to Bill Cameron, host of the Thursday Night Reading Series. All four speakers contributed to Brave on the Page: Oregon Writers on […]

Thursday Night Reading Series

Julia Stoops, Steve Denniston, Mary Milstead, and Sherri H. Hoffman, four local authors who contributed work to Brave on the Page: Oregon Writers on Craft and the Creative Life, will read from their own work at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 at the Rain or Shine Coffee House, 5941 S.E. Division St., Portland. The […]