Publishers Weekly and Kirkus rave about ALEHOUSE!

Stevan Allred’s second book, THE ALEHOUSE AT THE END OF THE WORLD, is due out Nov. 6, followed by a release party at Powell’s City of Books on Thursday, Nov. 8. Kirkus Reviews called the novel, “An imaginative journey into a spirit world, evoking ancient myths about death and the afterlife.” You can read the full review […]

COVER REVEAL: The Alehouse at the End of the World

Hurray! It’s another big day over at Forest Avenue Press, following The Rumpus sharing an excerpt of Parts per Million, Powell’s Books naming our press as one of its top 24 favorite small presses… and now a cover reveal!     Our designer Gigi Little wrote about creating this image over on her blog, so check […]

The Alehouse at the End of the World

Forest Avenue Press is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Stevan Allred’s debut novel, The Alehouse at the End of the World, an epic comedy set in the sixteenth century, slated for publication in November 2018. Stevan’s well-reviewed short story collection, A Simplified Map of the Real World, launched Forest Avenue’s fiction catalog in 2013, and it remains an […]

Writers’ Night at the Springwater Grange

  “Small Town Tales” is the theme for the fourteenth annual Writers Night, sponsored by The Estacada Area Arts Commission.   The event returns to the Springwater Grange at 7 pm, April 2nd. This year’s event will feature hosts Joanna Rose and Stevan Allred, novelist Robert Hill, and Helen Sinoradzki. Writers Night is free and open […]

Inside Look at Forest Ave Teamwork, and Other Thursday Updates

All of our authors have been so busy! Here are a few current and upcoming highlights. We’ll be running these posts weekly on Thursdays. Liz Prato’s debut collection, Baby’s on Fire, is due out from Press 53 on May 3. She was interviewed by Nancy Christie yesterday about choosing manuscripts for Forest Avenue Press, especially […]