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 […]

WordFest Conversation Features Stevan Allred

Stevan Allred, author of A Simplified Map of the Real World, appears in conversation as part of WordFest, hosted by Alan Rose. WordFest is based in Longview, Washington, and features sessions with authors, which are then recorded and shared on the regional KLTV network. “It was a delight to read your book, and what it […]

Blurb: Stevan Allred

It’s fitting that our very last blurb reveal for Carry the Sky by Kate Gray is by Stevan Allred, author of A Simplified Map of the Real World, our first Forest Ave fiction selection. Kate, Stevan, and Joanna will appear on Late Night Debut in November, and they’re reading together at 7 p.m. on Nov. 5 at […]

‘Why I Love My Small Press Publisher’

Stevan Allred, author of A Simplified Map of the Real World, is presenting “Why I Love My Small Press Publisher” at the July 1 meeting of Willamette Writers in Portland. (Thanks, Stevan! We love you too!) Here’s the link to an article by Peter Ray Field, which explains all the details.

New Review and Powell’s Display for Stevan Allred

JM McDowell, a blogger, reviewed A Simplified Map of the Real World by Stevan Allred today. We love getting ongoing coverage of our titles, because we don’t believe books should have a several-week shelf-life when they took years to write. Here’s a peek: “What impresses me most in these stories is Allred’s ability to provide clear and […]