Biggest congratulations to Del Toro Moon, silver medalist in the Pre-Teen Fantasy category of the 2018 Moonbeam Awards! Congrats on your amazing work, Darby Karchut. We're so glad this amazing book is getting some of the recognition it deserves! Check out the details HERE.
Nicole Conway is the author of Scales, a teen fantasy with dragons and epic battles set in contemporary NYC. It's coming in the spring, but before then, we wanted you to meet the book's incredible author. A few things you may not know about Nicole: I was homeschooled! My mom, who has been a professional teacher… Continue reading Meet the Author: Nicole Conway
It's no exaggeration to say that fans of George R.R. Martin will be enamored by the intense world building, character development, and heart-pounding intrigue of the epic fantasy novel, Blackspire. Sperduto has published numerous books, and his in-depth knowledge of Eastern-European history, his copy editing skills, and love of all things fantasy, sci-fi, and horror… Continue reading Blackspire by Benjamin Sperduto
A dark urban fantasy, where Gaiman's Neverwhere meets Buffy the Vampire Slayer. We love dark fantasy, tough women, and mind-bending worlds, and Anna Undreaming combines all of these beautifully into a fast-paced, character-driven, dream-like landscape. We knew the cover had to be something equally amazing and complex. We tried out a few different designers for… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Anna Undreaming
We are big fans of Nicole Conway's Dragonrider Chronicles series for Middle Grade readers, so when she pitched us a new series for Young Adults with more dragons and an amazing new twist, we were instantly sold. Scales and its planned sequel are full of fun and adventure, while exploring what it means to be… Continue reading Scales by A.N. Conway
What’s in a name? Well, a lot, actually. The perfect names expand your imaginary universe and can help establish your characters and their world right from the get-go, which is a big ol’ bucket of help when writing a short story. Here are five things to think about when choosing names for your characters: Respect… Continue reading The Game of the Name by Darby Karchut
It was love at first read when we received the query for Del Toro Moon. We hadn't even made it halfway through the requested full when we emailed the author to ask about her career goals, vision for the book, and reasoning behind querying us. And when she responded, we fell in love even more. Darby Karchut is amazing, her… Continue reading Del Toro Moon by Darby Karchut
As we read Anna Undreaming, we were mesmerized by the world building and blown away by the tight, action-packed plot. It's like nothing we'd ever read before. Thomas Welsh had several offers of publication, so we threw our hat in the ring and fought for this one. We're thrilled to announce that Thomas has decided… Continue reading Anna Undreaming by Thomas Welsh