Akashic remembers Albert “Prodigy” Johnson, who passed away on June 20, 2017.
Congratulations to Megan Abbott on her 2017 Anthony Awards Nomination for Best Novel (You Will Know Me) and Best Short Story (“Oxford Girl” featured in Mississippi Noir)!
Congratulations to Wolf Erlbruch on winning the 2017 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award!
Find out if Bradley Spinelli is coming to a city near you.
Drifting author Katia D. Ulysse welcomes us to 2017 with a touching look back at who we lost in 2016, and a moving call to face the new year with love and thanks.
Congratulations to Bernice L. McFadden, winner of the 2017 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work (Fiction) for The Book of Harlan!
Get 50% off all our books—including Depeche Mode: Monument and An Unkindness of Ghosts— through 11:59pm Monday, 12/31/2018, using code BF2018 at checkout!
Celebrating the release of Changers Book Three: Kim, authors T Cooper and Allison Glock-Cooper, plus special musical guest Laurie Ray, discussed their latest in the Changers series at Charis Books and More in Atlanta, Georgia.
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