Firmly In Place MANCHESTER, N.H., Dec. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There are writers who live in New England, and then there are New England writers. By virtue of her dirt-under-the-fingernails sense of place, Edie...
First of All, Get Pissed: A provocative new blog from the MFA faculty of Southern New Hampshire University MANCHESTER, N.H., Dec. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- How did Sy Montgomery—the famously gentle author of the New York Times best-seller "The Good, Good Pig"—get her start as a writer? Of...
Still Inventing Herself/New York Literary Agent Anna Ghosh Heads West New York literary agent Anna Ghosh has opened the main office of her new agency in San Francisco, which makes perfect sense in an industry re-inventing itself. MANCHESTER, N.H., Nov. 30, 2013...
All the Things I Want to Know MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Novelist Wiley Cash always found lots to do growing up in small-town Gastonia, North Carolina. There was a basketball hoop in the driveway and miles...
No Matter How Low MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- "Living With Jackie Chan," the acclaimed new novel by Jo Knowles, confirms the author's full-spectrum command of the turmoil of the teenage...
More Than Slightly Creepy/Robin Wasserman's New YA Chiller "The Waking Dark" MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than slightly creepy Awful things happen in a small town in Kansas in the pages of "The Waking Dark," the new YA chiller by Robin...
A dash of Irving, a pinch of Sheldon, a half-teaspoon of Stephen King MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The recipe for John Searles's new novel, "Help for the Haunted," involves some flavorings not usually mixed together. "If I were to describe it,"...
Not despite the hurdles--because of them MANCHESTER, N.H., Aug. 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Not despite the hurdles—because of them. A second Crystal Kite Award adds to the momentum of Jo Knowles's unexpected career as a Young...
The Octopus Whisperer MANCHESTER, NH, UNITED STATES, Aug. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Octopus Whisperer Writer and explorer Sy Montgomery is delving into the mind of the world's most intelligent invertebrate, and...