Alan Squire Publishing Joins Forces With The Santa Fe Writers Project!


SFWP Publisher Andrew Gifford Addresses the 70 odd (and we do mean odd) book lovers at the Fall Book Launch.


ASP Author James J Patterson Reads From His New Novel, ROUGHNECKS.

Lisa Lenard-Cook

SFWP Author Lisa Lenard-Cook reads from her new novel, DISSONANCE.

Rose Solari Reads From THE LAST GIRL

ASP Author Rose Solari Reads from THE LAST GIRL

Book Sales Baby!

Book Sales Baby!

Friends, Romans, Countrymen (and women) came from all over to support Independent Presses, sip beverages, and be entertained by our Dynamic Trio of writers!

Omar Titlebaum Band Leader, Song Writer, and magic man of music, Omar Titlebaum is a terrific MC

Grace Cavalieri and Rod Jellema Legendary Poets Grace Cavalieri and Rod Jellema held a place of honor front and off center behind the readers! Love you Grace and Rod!

Grady, Dirda, Patterson, Angel Authors James Grady, Michael Dirda, James J Patterson, and Bob Angel (w Ben Ficks lurking!)

Andrew Gifford Andrew Gifford...we need that man on our (book selling) wall!

ASP_booklaunch_10_25_15-0595.jpg Two brilliant songsters who go by the names MIKE & APRIL are dazzling!

Jim Mathews Author Jim Mathews points the way introducing JJP!

Richard Peabody Poet Miles David Moore, Katherine Young, 2015 ASP Author Richard Peabody, and Marty Lowry holding court!

Katherine Young 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!

ASP Event, October 25, 2014

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!

At the Oxford Literary Festival 2014, please join Rose Solari, American poet and author of A Secret Woman, and Sarah Pleydell, British educator and author of Cologne, for a discussion of "Writing Family, Writing Country", March 30 at 4:00PM

"Wandering in Paris" a Winner in London

ASP novelist ( That Paris Year) Joanna Biggar, and her colleague, Linda Watanabe McFerrin, are delighted to announce that their travel anthology, 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 ...

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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 been doing…

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 ...

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