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Second 'And Other Stories' Arabic Reading Group Launches This Month

The And Other Stories Arabic Reading Group is back with three more Syrian books being considered for publication in English:

The first AOS group that focused on Arabic writing… 355 more words


Trinity: The Koldun Code now available on Booktopia!

For Australian readers: I’m pleased to announce that my new adult novel, Trinity: The Koldun Code, book 1 in the Trinity series, is now available at Booktopia.

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Changes in genre publishing over 13 years

It’s been 13 years between my previous adult novel, Forest of Dreams, and my new one, Trinity: The Koldun Code. Though I’ve had lots of books for young people published in between, in that time, much has changed in the field of adult genre fiction publishing and in a post published at the… 33 more words

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How to Crowdfund Your Translation

A piece in Qantara magazine explores the new trend of crowdfunding support for translations and provides tips from successful crowdfunders:

The “A Bird is not a Stone” campaign, which ran in early 2014, supported a collection of Palestinian poetry. 522 more words


Caveat Venditor---Five Mistakes KILLING Self-Published Authors

All right, it’s about to be a brand new year and many of you are wanting to finally see your books published. ROCK ON! But, I am the friend who will tell you if there is toilet paper hanging out of your pants. 1,742 more words

Kristen Lamb

Publishing- Part III: The Book Deal

This is the third part in an ongoing series that illuminates the publishing process. Click for Part I and Part II. 

You’ve cracked the slush pile, mastered the phone call, and accepted an offer of representation from an agent. 778 more words