CALLS FOR ENTRIES & SUBMISSIONS

CALLING ALL WRITERS.  If you are writing about the Texas Gulf Coast, Quartermarch Press wants to hear from you. We are seeking the best poetry, short fiction, and flash fiction to be included in  KEEP TEXAS SALTY Literary Anthology.

 

 

 

NOMINATIONS for the $2000 Texas Center for the Book Literacy Award are being accepted through September 1st. Nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to support and encourage literacy are eligible. Anyone may submit a nomination, and eligible organizations are encouraged to self-nominate. LEARN MORE

 

 

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EVENTS

Read Between the Wines at Wine FusionGrapevine, Texas. Wine tasting and book signing with authors Kimberly Packard, C.A. Szarek, Mia London, Vanessa Foster, and Susan Sheehey. July 13, 2019, 4:30-6:30pm. 

 

 

3rd Annual All The Books Event will take place July 27, 2019 from 10AM to 4:30PM at the Hyatt Regency Houston Intercontinental. Over 25 authors of all genres will be waiting to meet you and talk about books! Mark your calendars and visit our website for details. General admission is FREE! Get your tickets on Eventbrite.com.

Welcome to Bouchercon Dallas, 2019, the world mystery convention, October 31-November 3, 2019. Join the mystery community -- from authors, fans, and publishers to reviewers, booksellers, and editors -- for 4 days of panels, parties, and pure mystery fun. REGISTER NOW.

 

 

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BOOKISH SERVICES

MANUSCRIPT EDITING SERVICE.  Michelle Newby Lancaster, aka: Texas Book Lover, is now accepting manuscripts for editing. Editing services include: paragraph-level, sentence-level, and word-level editing. LEARN MORE.

 

WRITING COACHING, MANUSCRIPT EVALUATION, & DEVELOPMENTAL EDITING. Widely published (Glimmer Train, The Millions, Missouri Review, Notre Dame Magazine) Pushcart Prize winner and BAE Notable in nonfiction, anthologized award-winner in fiction, and New York City-produced playwright. Works with established fiction and nonfiction writers as well as beginners. Specializes in process and structure.  www.steveadamswriting.com 

 

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INDIE BOOKS

 

SAMURAI UNDEAD by Texas author Mark Marro. Hattori Hanzo and a mysterious priest fight those who want to weaponize this abomination and bring the kingdom and the world to its knees.

 

THE INEVITABLES by Texas Author A. Borroel. There is definitely a place, in time and space, where the inevitables are evident in your everyday life. Follow the lives of different people from all over the timeline, and find out how the inevitables connect them together in this short story collection.

CARPE DIEM CHRONICLES Texas resident Maida Malby writes multicultural contemporary romance stories set all over the world. Her latest story “19th Hole Fiesta” is one of the 17 Texas Short Stories in the Love Fiesta Style anthology celebrating San Antonio Fiesta. Learn more. 

 

LIFE IS HISTORY  Texas author Max L. Knight writes stories about our past that remain relevant today. Regardless of the era or circumstance, the lessons of history provide a window into the challenges we face today. Learn more. 

 

THE INNER SILENCE is an introduction to Christena Stephens photography. You'll get a sense Christena's photographic style and what arouses her. She wants her photography to be accessible to many through book pages because books are always fun and enjoyable and mostly are not space-hoggers.

 

 

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MARKET PLACE

 

Do you love unicorns?  Visit Sybrina's Unicorn Book Store to find unicorn books by Texas Author Sybrina Durant and hundreds of other authors -- plus lots of other unicorn-y stuff, too. 

 

 

Request your custom-made, literary inspired cross-stitch, embroideries, pins, and other handmade crafts. Original artwork fantasy characters and Texas borderland culture. Stitch Fidelity

 

 

BIBLIOPHILE PRINTS  makes bookmarks and other goodies for book lovers. Use BIBLIOPHILE15OFF for 15% off your first order.  Follow us on Instagram: @bibliophileprints for more information