Check out author Ron Kovic’s introduction from our 2005 edition of Born on the Fourth of July.
Tag: Akashic Insider
To celebrate the release of Necropolis — a new crime novel by Avtar Singh — we’re pleased to feature a statement from the author on the integral role the city of Delhi plays in the book.
To celebrate the release of Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes Are Claiming Their Rightful Place in Sports — the latest from our Edge of Sports imprint — we’re pleased to feature a statement from author Cyd Zeigler on overcoming the homophobia present in sports today.
To celebrate the release of Rio Noir, the latest release from Akashic’s award-winning Noir Series, we’re pleased to give you a look behind the scenes with editor Tony Bellotto’s introduction, “Deciphering an Enigma.”
To celebrate the release of his new novel South Haven, we’re pleased to feature author Hirsh Sawhney’s story from New Jersey Noir, edited by Joyce Carol Oates.
To celebrate the release of The Book of Harlan, we asked author Bernice L. McFadden for her top 5 historical novels.
To celebrate the release of Native Believer — the long-awaited and darkly comic debut novel from author Ali Eteraz — we’re pleased to feature a statement from the author on how the book serves as a reflection of modern America.
Read an excerpt from Some Go Hungry by J. Patrick Redmond, the latest novel from Akashic’s Kaylie Jones Books imprint.
Featured: Black Interest
- Black Music
- Trinidad Noir
- You Can Keep That to Yourself: A Comprehensive List of What Not to Say to Black People, for Well-Intentioned People of Pallor
- Home: Social Essays
- Gomer’s Song
- HNIC (limited edition signed package)
- The Gospel According to Cane
- Bandits & Bibles: Convict Literature in Nineteenth-Century America
- Climb: Taking Every Step with Conviction, Courage, and Calculated Risk to Achieve a Thriving Career and a Successful Life
- Gathering of Waters
- Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)