Alan Squire Publishing Joins Forces With The Santa Fe Writers Project!
Friends, Romans, Countrymen (and women) came from all over to support Independent Presses, sip beverages, and be entertained by our Dynamic Trio of writers!
Band Leader, Song Writer, and magic man of music, Omar Titlebaum is a terrific MC
Legendary Poets Grace Cavalieri and Rod Jellema held a place of honor front and off center behind the readers! Love you Grace and Rod!
Authors James Grady, Michael Dirda, James J Patterson, and Bob Angel (w Ben Ficks lurking!)
Andrew Gifford...we need that man on our (book selling) wall!
Two brilliant songsters who go by the names MIKE & APRIL are dazzling!
Author Jim Mathews points the way introducing JJP!
Poet Miles David Moore, Katherine Young, 2015 ASP Author Richard Peabody, and Marty Lowry holding court!
Author Katherine Young, who wrote the intro to the 20th anniversary edition to Solari's first book of poetry DIFFICULT WEATHER, introduces the poet!
Special thanks to Bill Lawrence of Hankins Lawrence Images
for the super foto shoot!
Cue the balloons!
Spring 2014 news from ASP
Back from a successful appearance at the annual Oxford Literary Festival, author and ASP co-founder Rose Solari is featured in the current issue of Delphi Quarterly, the online journal of interviews with writers and publishers founded by Ramola D. Check it out at The Delphi Quarterly
ASP and SFWP will be participating in this year’s Book Expo America, May 28-31 in New York City. We’ll be featuring our upcoming Autumn 2014 titles, including 1James J. Patterson’s Roughnecks, a novel of danger and redemption on the old rigs in the Dakotas, and An Authentic Captain Marvel Ring, a collection of short stories from NPR’s Alan Cheuse, and Rose Solaris new book of poetry The Last Girl, will be featured. Come and meet our publishers and authors at this lively event!
Our 2014/2015 U.S. reading tours are in the planning now! Stay tuned for more news on readings in the Washington, DC area in November, New England in December, and the Southwest in the New Year.
Upcoming ASP Event Update
This March 30, at 4:00PM in Oxford England:
Please join Rose Solari
, American poet and author of A Secret Woman
, and Sarah Pleydell, British educator & author of Cologne, for a discussion of Writing Family, Writing Country. Download the flyer below and share!
ASP novelist (
That Paris Year) Joanna Biggar, and her
colleague, Linda Watanabe McFerrin, are delighted to announce that their travel
Wandering in Paris: Luminaries
and Love in the City of Light, has just won first place in the anthology/collection category for the London Book Festival awards of 2013. An
awards ceremony will take place at the London Library on January 23, 2014.
The Paris anthology is
the seventh the two have worked on, contributed to, and helped to edit since
2005, when they were both invited as writing instructors for travel writers
floating down the Canal du Midi ...
Autumn is here and the ASP team is busily at work on several
new projects for your reading pleasure! Her are some of the things that we've
Joanna Biggar, author of That Paris Year, continues to express her Francophilia! With Linda
Watanabe McFerrin, Joanna co-edited Wandering
in Paris: Luminaries and Love in the City of Light, a collection of poetry
and prose published in August by Wanderland Books. (You may remember that Linda
was part of the very first ASP launch party.) Joanna and Linda have hosted
several west coast launch parties for the book, and it ...