Akashic Books and Johnny Temple featured in ELECTRIC LIT article about Brooklyn indies!
Thanks to Bill Morris at The Millions, you can get an inside look at our day-to-day workings, and specifically into the mind of our editorial director, Ibrahim Ahmad. Check out: “A Day in the Life of an Indie Publisher: Akashic Books.”
Did you catch our indefatigable publisher Johnny Temple in the May 11, 2018 issue of the New York Times? Author Andrew Cotto described a day in the life of Johnny Temple, which begins with reading and coffee, in the Sunday Routine section: “How Johnny Temple, Book Publisher and Rocker, Spends His Sundays.”
Now Available: The Painted Gun, by Bradley Spinelli.
Now Available: Dance of the Jakaranda, by Peter Kimani.
“You must smoke crack if you think we’re riding with y’all.” . . .
Now Available: Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn, edited by Theodore Hamm.
Me and Tino are sitting in the bay window of the lobby. Our building, like the other brown, seven-storied buildings around it, is really majestic just people never take the time to look at it . . .