Kobbé’s hilarious social novel centers on a comically failed business venture on the island of Anguilla, brilliantly echoing A Confederacy of Dunces and Herman Wouk’s Don’t Stop the Carnival.
Featured: Black Interest
The reissue of Elizabeth Nunez’s moving exploration into trust, family, redemption, and love.
Against her better judgment, assassin Kahllah (a.k.a. the Black Lotus) is called upon to try to “eliminate” a mysterious band of thieves calling themselves the Ghost Squad.
Ariel Gore and contributors Barbara Robidoux, Miriam Sagan, Darryl Lorenzo Wellington, and Kevin Atkinson present Santa Fe Noir at op.cit. books.
Springfield Arts presents the Writers & Music Series, featuring novelist Michael Zadoorian (Beautiful Music), authors Bill Vlasic, Susan Whitall, and songwriter Jim Bizer; hosted by John D. Lamb.
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Akashic Books is pleased to announce LyricPop, A New Picture Book Series Presenting Your Favorite Song Lyrics, Launching in June 2020
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- “Buddy” by Joanne Godley
Ben Orki’s new novel The Freedom Artist is receiving fantastic advance praise!
- Ryan O’Callaghan on CBS This Morning with Gayle King!
- A TALL HISTORY OF SUGAR Receives Glowing NEW YORK TIMES Review!
- “A Publishing Factory Grows in Brooklyn”
- Akashic Noir Series featured in CHESTNUT HILL LOCAL