Rivers Solomon’s An Unkindness of Ghosts is a Best Book of 2017!
Tag: Publishers Weekly
Congratulations to Wolf Erlbruch on winning the 2017 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award!
We’re thrilled for editor Joe Meno! Click to read the full review.
Congratulations to Eric Charles May, whose debut novel, Bedrock Faith, has received rave reviews!
Changers Book One: Drew has received a STARRED review from Publishers Weekly!
Claire Kirch at Publishers Weekly has written an article that features Akashic’s new Black Sheep YA imprint. From the article: “Emphasizing that Black Sheep titles will respect the conventions in YA literature—there not be excessive sex, profanity, or violence—and that they will appeal to ‘reluctant readers’ as well as to readers looking for books that […]
Every Friday, the Akashic team highlights industry news, reviews, and features from around the web. This week’s roundup comes to you from Akashic publicist Kate Bogden and editorial assistant Susannah Lawrence.
Featured: Black Interest
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Nne)
- Haiti Noir 2: The Classics
- Iron Balloons: Hit Fiction From Jamaica’s Calabash Writer’s Workshop
- Coming Up Hot: Eight New Poets from the Caribbean
- The Gospel According to Cane
- Eight New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set
- The Hungered One
- Trinidad Noir
- A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond, as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid (A Novel)
- The Angels’ Share
- Getting It Right